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Up, Up, and Away

It seems like only yesterday that I wrote an article about how you should ignore the media hype about the record number down days in a row (nine), and here we are with 9 up days in a row.  On top of that, we have seen a steady climb in the market for months now.  Since

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Where are we?

As the market swings up and down wildly this year, and because we’re in a presidential election year, I’ve been asked a lot of questions about where the market and the economy are going.  So, I thought I’d write a quick piece to give my opinion about where we are in the big picture.  The

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Turbulence

It has not been a fun start to 2016.  In the last 5 weeks, the stock market is down 9.25% as of this afternoon.  We are almost back to where we were last August when the market fell about 1800 points in ten days.  This isn’t good, but it’s also not the full picture as

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Fed Rate Hike

“But about that day and hour no one knows…Be on guard! Be alert! You do not know when that time will come.” Mark 13:32-33 The above quote from the Bible certainly has nothing to do with the prospect of the Federal Reserve raising rates for the first time since 2006, but it was the first

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The American President

Who win tonight, and what does that mean for the economy?  I voted a couple of weeks ago, and I do feel strongly about my vote, but when it comes to the economy I think that there are only so many tools that anyone has at their disposal to fix the problems facing us in

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