2015 Q3 Market Commentary

With all of the headlines during the second quarter of 2015, we are going to spend this market commentary looking backward and discussing how they may impact your portfolio. The U.S. Market Moves Sideways—and Global Markets Gain Ground In 2013 and 2014, the U.S. stock market substantially outperformed the rest of the world. In the first half of 2015, our …

2015 Q2 Market Commentary

“More money has been lost reaching for yield than at the point of a gun.”–Raymond DeVoe, Jr.   “The Stock Market is designed to transfer money from the Active to the Patient.”–Warren Buffett   Two issues, strength in the U.S. dollar and interest rates, seem to be making headlines on a regular basis. The U.S. dollar continues to strengthen against …

2015 Q1 Market Commentary

Things are not always as they seem; the first appearance deceives many.–Phaedrus Success tempts many to their ruin.–Phaedrus By: Stephen Griner, Chief Investment Officer I drive a Ford F-150. For the past several years I have enjoyed driving it for all but one moment every week…you guessed it, the weekly gas station visit. For those not familiar with fuel capacities …