Feb 23, 2018

Commodities: SPOTting the Real Opportunity


In the bestselling book, A Random Walk Down Wall Street, Burton Malkiel claimed, “A blindfolded monkey..."

    Feb 12, 2018

Markets Go Down Sometimes


Markets do go down sometimes. After a long run of record highs, volatility has returned, with the S&P 500 dropping nearly 4% in a week. The catalyst this time...

    Jan 25, 2018

Where Are Financials Headed in 2018?


It has been a very good year for U.S. equity investors, as all the major averages reached multiple all-time highs in 2017. The S&P 500 ended the year up 21.83%, but...

    Jan 18, 2018

Will M&A Continue to Boost Portfolios in 2018?


While it’s a fact that global M&A was down slightly from a record year in 2016, it’s hard to find too much fault...

    Jan 16, 2018

A Record-Breaking Year for Equity Markets


The majority of global markets showed positive performance over the course of the month, topping off a record...

    Jan 11, 2018

Small Caps and Tax Reform


Tax reform is now a reality and while the implications for individuals will vary according to circumstances (consult your accountant), the 21% corporate tax rate is clearly...

    Dec 27, 2017

2018 ETF Top Trends and Insights


International investments, event-driven opportunities, and continued growth in ETF industry assets are all likely to make waves in 2018...

    Dec 21, 2017

What if the Fed Reignites Inflation?


Much talked about, but little seen these past several years, inflation continues to be a source of heated discussion among economists members of the Federal Reserve, and...