Category Archives: investment wisdom

How are you doing with this volatility?

Take a look at the chart below. Take a good look. A bit of study of that chart may help any who are having anxiety attacks this spring over market gyrations understand why they are they are experiencing discomfort. We … Continue reading

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Some things to ponder in a chaotic market

Why? Why? Why? Why won’t – and when will – the markets stop the manic madness? It seems to be up big one day, then down big – or down bigger – the next. It soars then drops. And this … Continue reading

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Some thoughts on the current volatility

Volatility has increased remarkably during the last two months after a year of uncommonly little volatility. The collateral damage of this upsurge in volatility is especially noticeable in people who have little experience with investing. Of course, it’s not 2008 … Continue reading

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“Incoming….”

According to Wikipedia, “Incoming” is a warning or command to seek shelter from incoming artillery fire. There’s more negative market “incoming” descending on us today.  Futures were down significantly over night, and the markets have followed through in delivering a … Continue reading

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A Punky Week in the Markets

If you’re as old as I am, you may remember Charles Atlas. He was the guy who was became hope for those skinny boys who supposedly got sand kicked in their face by the bullies.(Honestly, though, did anybody ever get … Continue reading

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