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...

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...

Cannonfire in the Markets

While you will continue to see us sourced in articles on various topics going forward, we are sad to say that Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch has officially closed the Trading Deck.  As a result, at least for the time being, all market commentary will be sent...