The stock market has been on a tumultuous roller coaster since the 2/24 invasion of Ukraine. After hitting an all-time high in early January, the broad market took a sharp turn downward. The S&P 500 sold off from 4796 to 3666, losing around 23% of its value. This sent shockwaves through the financial world leavingread more Has the Bear Market Bottomed?
I am frequently asked by keen inquirers, “What keeps you stirring at night?” The question is quite the eye-opener! In my case, the answer is multifaceted because the falling to #sleep part I’ve mastered; it is the awakening part during the wee hours that rattles me so. Atypically, I hastily participate in social media news posts toread more Whoever Said Cash is Trash?
𝑴𝒐𝒏𝒆𝒕𝒂𝒓𝒊𝒔𝒕 𝑽𝒂𝒄𝒄𝒊𝒏𝒆?Once upon a time, way back in February 2021, our “non-partisan” Congress authorized the use of the FED’s experimental drug “printing tons of money.” The #FED began injecting its version of the Covid-19 vaccine posthaste. The purpose of the FED’s potent elixir was to rehabilitate the world’s leading #economy (not FDA approved). 𝑫𝒓𝒆𝒔𝒔𝒆𝒅 𝒕𝒐 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝑵𝒊𝒏𝒆𝒔The Fed’s initial inoculation commencedread more ♫𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐢𝐥𝐲, 𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐢𝐥𝐲, 𝐌𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐢𝐥𝐲, 𝐋𝐢𝐟𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐛𝐮𝐭 𝐚 𝐃𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐦♫
For investors with substantial wealth, how are your investment firm and financial advisor directing your monies during this dual-threat of invasion and inflation? Markets are fluid. There are times that financial markets mosey along in seemingly forward progression, mainly when bolstered by fiscal and monetary stimulus. During these periods, investors enjoy the ride as theread more Inflation & Invasion: Buy Buybacks?
“When times are worst, mankind is best.” The headlines this morning bleed red. Many investors are anxious, rightfully so, about Eastern Europe’s unprovoked incursion. As I type these words air assaults and artillery squads are wreaking hell. We are witnessing in real-time the ravages of war. Risk assets are under severe pressure. Investors at largeread more War Worries