There have been so many articles written about Mariano Rivera’s pending retirement, that I won’t even try to say something new. It has all been written.
Wall Street Steward Blog
Let me be clear – if you ever mutter the word “hashtag” audibly, you should be the brunt of a prison riot.
Excellent piece by LPL Research outlining what to look for in the second half of the year. Thanks guys!
Great video piece describing the mindset of investors and using the analogy of a shark attack. Thank you Franklin Templeton for this – helps keep things in perspective.
Jeffrey Kleintop talks about the Dow crossing over 14,000 and where it may be heading.
Chief Investment Officer of LPL Financial Burt White talks about the twin ceiling conundrum and the possible strategies needed to navigate this market.
We’ve been getting comments and feedbacks recently about improve the lighting in the film room, or maybe do more videos standing or sitting or wearing different things, that sort of thing. I will tell you thank you very much for your feedback.
The biggest pet peeve I have in the financial industry is the statement “I haven’t lost until I sell.” This comes up all the time in speaking with clients, or prospects, or acquaintances. They’ll say things like, “Yes, I’ve lost 20%. I’ve lost 30%. I’ve lost 50%. But, I haven’t lost until I sell.”
Today, we’re going to talk about the most important aspect of investing, if you ask me. What is your risk tolerance? What is your number? I use a 1 to 5 scale. I’ll be the first to say my way is not perfect. It’s not the only way. I’m trying not to pick my nose here. It’s not perfect, alright? But, it’s worked for me for the last ten to twelve-fifteen years. And, it’s very simple. It’s very easy to articulate. I have seen it as a good judge of actually judging what someone’s true risk is.