Commentary

2020 2nd Quarter Commentary: Keeping Our Eye on the Ball

Over the last couple of years leading up to January 15, 2020, The USA produced the strongest economy and the best stock market in the history of the world.  That came to an abrupt halt when the Corona Virus/ Covid-19 Pandemic breakout occurred on a world-wide basis....

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2020 1st Quarter Commentary: HOW TO HANDLE A TAX AUDIT

Before we get into tax issues: WE HAVE GOOD NEWS ABOUT THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK: IT WILL END! Historically, when we have had severe downturns in the markets, we spend a lot of time speculating about what caused it and how long it will last. THIS TIME WE KNOW WHAT...

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Our Thoughts on Recent Market Volatility

Monday – March 9 – was the eleventh anniversary of the crescendo of global panic that marked the bottom of the bear market of 2007-09. It is to us a thing of the most wonderful irony that the world has elected to celebrate this iconic anniversary with – you guessed it...

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2018 3rd Quarter Commentary – PUTTING UP HAY IN THE BARN

As we approach autumn, many farmers are putting up hay. Farmers store hay because they know there might be a harsh winter, or a drought, when there might not be enough grass available for the stock. No one has ever been able to predict when the hard times will come,...

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