Economy

The Yield Curve Inverted! What Should Investors Do?

The Yield Curve Inverted! What Should Investors Do?

You have probably read the headlines last week about the inverted yield curve and the inevitable doom and gloom of the next economic recession. While we don't take the current news lightly, given that the Dow Jones average finished down 800 points the same day the yield curve inverted, our stance on the matter is pretty simple…

Midyear 2019 Economic Update

Midyear 2019 Economic Update

There is no doubt that we are now in the late-cycle phase of the expansion. Several months ago there was a real fear that the end was here, but concerns over a global recession have lessened. While we are seeing slowing in some quarters, the underlying economic fundamentals remain strong. We may be near the end of this expansion…

2018 Economic Outlook: Are We Approaching a Market Bubble?

2018 Economic Outlook: Are We Approaching a Market Bubble?

Maybe there is a valid basis for the lack of confidence going into 2018. This article looks at some of those reasons, as well as other key factors driving our economy along its current path. Furthermore, I offer my interpretation and what it could mean for investors and the economy going into 2018. My goal is to give a balanced perspective so that you, the reader, understand the logic behind the arguments being postured in Washington DC and in the media.