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Trump rally hitting a dead end?

The financial markets showed enormous faith in the governing skills of Donald Trump in recent weeks, believing he would usher in a new era of economic growth. It’s very hard to see that faith remaining intact in the coming weeks. … Continue reading

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The case for emerging markets

Over three and five year periods, the annualized price change chart for emerging market stock indexes shows a lot of red.  But there has been a recovery in the last year.  These stocks are a bargain now with great potential, … Continue reading

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Post-election really fades; worst yet to come

The post-election rally in stocks appears to be over.  The S&P has kept some of the gains it made, but has been flat since Dec. 9.  Could the flat spell become a downtrend?  Yes.  More and more analysts think sales … Continue reading

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Post-election Investing Insights: What next for stocks? The financial press is anticipating that the so-called Trump Bump in stock values will fizzle in the trading days leading up to New Year’s Eve as fund managers lock in gains for 2016 … Continue reading

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Investor’s Tip Sheet

Actionable news for investors from 360 Investment Advisors         •       Nov. 15, 2016 Wall Street’s buzzing over where to invest after the presidential election.  Consensus says several sectors stand to gain from changes in federal spending and tax policy, including tax … Continue reading

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September 2016 An anniversary worth remembering

September 2016 An anniversary worth remembering It has been only eight years since the start of the financial crisis that nearly drove the American economy into a depression. Lehman Brothers filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on September 15, 2008. … Continue reading

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Fannie, Freddie investors may find all is not yet lost

By Andre Shashaty The mortgage market-makers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were in the news again Jan. 8, when President Obama talked about his efforts to boost the housing market by helping more people buy homes. The only news value … Continue reading

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Hits and Misses (but mostly misses)

By Andre F. Shashaty When 2014 ended a short while ago, investors finally learned who’s crystal ball was foggy and who’s was clear — or at least who avoided climbing out too far on a limb. The biggest miss in … Continue reading

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The Flying Wallendas

By Andre Shashaty October, 28, 2014 – Do you remember the German family that defied gravity time and time again, putting as many as seven people at a time on a high wire?  In 2013, Nik Wallenda walked 1,400 feet … Continue reading

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Goldilocks on the tight rope

This week’s economic news reminds me of the story of Goldilocks. The fictional character’s story has her entering the home of three bears and eating up the bowl of porridge that was neither too hot nor too cold. Investors are … Continue reading

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