Economy and Investing

You are probably expecting one of Dave’s amazing “valium grams”. But today you get to hear from me. And I’m writing about anxiety. This Coronavirus situation is scary. I’m a bit scared. And I don’t know where it is going to go (“I’m not a...
Topics: Economy and Investing, Financial Planning

You’ve no doubt noticed the downdraft in global stock markets this week, which are currently entering “correction” territory with a cumulative 10% decline. Although it’s never possible to precisely identify the causes of any given market decline, the current consensus is that investors are worried...
Topics: Economy and Investing

While the calendar year is a somewhat arbitrary yardstick for measuring progress, we all naturally organize our thoughts this way. With this in mind, we use this space to share a quick snapshot of what happened in the markets and in our Client portfolios during...
Topics: Economy and Investing

As we’ve mentioned time and again, diversification is one of the most powerful strategies an investor can employ when implementing their investment philosophy. At Yeske Buie, that philosophy translates to a globally diversified portfolio tilted towards small company and value stocks. The majority of the...
Topics: Economy and Investing

The US economy has entered its 11th year of expansion, now the longest on record.  This by itself isn’t significant, some expansion always has to be the longest, and being the longest doesn’t automatically mean imminent demise. Such a milestone does leave the commentariat looking...
Topics: Economy and Investing