Stocks Rally in May — So Why Are Bonds Rising?
As market gains broaden, with emerging and developed equities finally closing the gap, why are bond prices rising?
Why Volatility Is an Investor’s Worst Enemy: Searching for Alpha, May 2017
The Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF’s gut-wrenching 80% drop during the tech crash of 2002 is an excellent example of the effects of volatility.
3 Ways to Tell if the Bull Still Has Room to Run — Searching for Alpha for April 2017
These are the three non-equity indicators I’m watching to see how much more room we might have on the upside.
3 Investment Ideas for 2017: Searching for Alpha for January 2017
While the animal spirits certainly have more tricks up their sleeves, there will be opportunities to add to the stellar gains of ’16.
3 Topics for Year-End Client Talks — Searching for Alpha for December 2016
With the Fed expected to raise rates, you may want to speak to clients on the makeup of their portfolios.
3 Market Takeaways From Trump Win
The post-election market action on Wednesday contains interesting pointers about the direction of stocks as we close out the year.
Time to Start Gaming Next Fed Rate Hike: Searching for Alpha for November 2016
If the Fed raises rates in December, it may be positive sign for the markets, but first we have to get through the election.
What September’s Market Resilience Says About Stocks: Searching for Alpha for October 2016
If the worst-case scenario didn’t come to fruition in the markets last month, it probably won’t in Q4.
Turning Cryptocurrency Into an Asset Class
In an age of negative rates, bitcoin takes on new importance for advisors, investors, banks and consumers.
But Is Bitcoin Safe?
There’s been plenty of spilled ink on the subject of bitcoin theft.