A Decade of Firsts? Part 2 of 2

This is Part-2 of a two-part series.  To find Part-1, click here. Last week, we discussed the Ned Davis Research Global Recession Indicator and how it’s been unbelievably accurate since 1970…until last year, when it forecasted a recession that never came to fruition. ...

A Decade of Firsts? Part 1 of 2

The last two years were a strange time for the stock market.  In May of 2015, the market barely scraped out a new high, squeezed out a 3% gain through the first 4 ½ months, and proceeded to move sideways with a downward bias for well over a year.  Even when summer of...

Evaluating the First 100 Days

Healthcare repeal and replace, deregulation, tax reform, the fiduciary rule… these are all the hot topics running across the airwaves since a new administration stepped into The White House.  When Donald Trump won the presidency back in November, it was a widely held...

Real (Good) News

However “real” the news may be perceived, rarely is news “breaking.”  However, in light of all the annoying, repetitive press these days, I thought I’d share some good news that – as a matter of fact – is somewhat ground-breaking. Something happened this month that...