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...

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...

This Number Can Predict the Stock Market

At first glance, you should already be questioning the validity of this article based on the title, alone!  Can anything really predict the stock market?!  As it turns out, there one statistic that has a pretty good track record when it comes to predicting the outcome...

Coach’s Corner-I Can Do It Myself

Growing up as an only child, I liked telling myself that I could figure things out on my own.  Older siblings give you an opportunity to learn from their mistakes and successes.  Younger siblings provide a way to learn patience and how to be a proper role model.  I...