There Is No “Magic Bullet”

A new craze is sweeping across the U.S. following the introduction of new plant-based burgers from both Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods. This has led to widespread fanfare for meatless products from both companies with major fast food chains and retailers piling into the space with new menu offerings. This craze has poured over into […]

Now that you have changed jobs, what do you do with your old 401(k)?

  Ignoring your past employer’s 401(k) can be easy but rolling it over to an IRA could be just as easy and more beneficial in the long run. When you leave a company, you have multiple options with your 401(k). You can roll it over into an IRA, keep it with your previous employer’s provider, […]

What does history say when they sell in May?

Over the past 80 years, there have been 9 times where the S&P 500 had a negative return of at least 5.00% in May. As you can see in the table above, all but one of those times were followed by a market rally in the following months. Keep in mind that past performance should […]

Market Sell-off all about Chinese Tariffs

Market Sell-off all about Chinese TariffsThe market is selling off today in response to the Chinese trade negotiations. On Friday, the U.S. raised tariffs from 10% to 25% on $200 billion of Chinese goods and threatened new tariffs on more than $300 billion worth of remaining Chinese good imported to the U.S. In response China […]

2019 Wall St. Strategist predictions

As 2018 comes to an end, we like to look back at projections for the S&P 500 index that top Wall St. strategist made for the year and what they are expecting for 2019. The S&P 500 ended the year down 6.24% after one of the worst fourth quarters in history.