Quick Hits for the Week of 10/30/22

SPY The S&P 500 was up over 6% this week, slicing through  the 380 level and closing over the 20 and 50 EMAs. It is very close to exceeding the recent September high of 389.31.   Bitcoin back above 20,000 On Tuesday, Bitcoin was finally able to break and hold above  20,000. Like the S&P … Read more

Fear is Our Friend This Halloween

Fear and Deth

Before I explain why fear is our friend right now as logical and well balanced investors, let me first describe an investing environment:   Imagine a time when many people had extra cash laying around and access to online investing tools. Money was being thrown at all the new sexy internet companies and tech ideas. … Read more

Quick Hits for the Week of 10/23/22

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The Death of the 60/40 Portfolio Is Greatly Exaggerated I’ve seen so many articles, and listened to so many podcasts this week about the death of the 60/40 portfolio (60% Equities / 40% Bonds). Now I’m not saying it’s right for everyone, however just taking a look at the past 12 months is not how … Read more