Economics Investing

The “R” Word

Economists have predicted nine of the past five recessions. If that statement doesn’t make sense to you or appears to be wrong, it’s meant to. The quote is attributed to Paul Samuelson, the first American to win the Nobel Prize in economics. The quip was meant to imply that economists aren’t very good at predicting …

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Economics Investing

It’s Tempting

With increasing negative sentiment and what appears to be fear, it probably feels tempting to many of us to sell now to stave off further losses within our beloved and perfectly constructed portfolios. Who wants to incur further losses after the worst start to a December since 1980? Between rate increases, a trade war, a …

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