The US stock market has been on shaky ground this year. A variety of economic numbers across the globe have shown slowing growth across geographic regions. And yet markets are still near all-time highs….Why? Bad news should be bad news, right? Good news is good news…right? Wrong. We are currently (and I emphasize “currently”) in a “bad news is good news” market dynamic.Read More
If your doctor was recommending a major surgery that could affect you for the rest of your life, would you get a second opinion?
You trust your doctor. He’s credentialed. (hopefully) You have known him for a long time. He treats your friends and family as well. BUT… you would still probably get a second opinion. Right?
Sometimes receiving another point of view can be helpful in solving a problem. In fact, an alternative viewpoint could illuminate solutions that you didn’t even know were available. And just because you get another outlook, it doesn’t mean you have to follow that plan.Read More
The midterm election results were very positive for the growing legal cannabis industry. Here are the highlights:
Democrats captured the House of Representatives. A large majority of Democrats favor legalization efforts which could create a legislative tailwind for the industry.
I have been pretty bearish (i.e. a negative outlook) on the market since the spring and recommended positioning more defensively. In my September Newsletter I go into some details about some of the red flags I am seeing in the market as well as a catalyst that could create a significant downturn.Read More
“The Opioid Epidemic” is a major national problem here in the United States. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) estimate 130+ PER DAY die from opioid-related drug overdoses. I personally know numerous people who have been touched by the opioid crisis in some way.Read More