Fritz Followers Were Prescient: “Catching Up” On The Fed’s Mistake

by agluck     January 07, 2019      0.0 (0) Remember way back to December 24, 2018? Seems like a long time ago? It was a terrible day for stocks. The S&P 500 plunged 2.7% on a holiday-shortened Christmas Eve trading day that followed the worst week for Wall Street in seven years. By the time of a hastily scheduled CE webinar led by Fritz Meyer on Wednesday, December 26, stocks

Will The Bear Market Get Worse?

by agluck     January 02, 2019      0.0 (0) Bear markets in the post-War U.S. usually occurred before economic downturns in the past, but are not unprecedented. Fritz Meyer says the last bear market during an expansion was the October 19, 1987 crash.  Recent economic data on the LEI, non-manufacturing PMI, and real DPI indicate the economy is doing just fine. The 19.8% price plung

57% Of Financial Professionals Say Fed Made A Mistake; 80% Still Confident In Fed

by agluck     December 30, 2018      0.0 (0) By an overwhelming majority, 80% of financial professionals expressed confidence in the Fed, according to an A4A poll conducted after a surprising 5% recovery on Wednesday, and a 19.8% bear market plunge from the all-time closing high of September 20. The volatility fueled tax selling by large institutions, extending the selloff. This poll w

Paradise Fire Hits Home Of A Member Of Our Team

by agluck     November 23, 2018      0.0 (0)   // Thought leadership for fiduciaries since 1996         The Nov. 8 Paradise fire destroyed the home of Colleen Carson, who transcribes and proofreads webinars and copy projects for us. Colleen and her mother, Cathy, hope to rebu

Low Expense Investing For Professionals; CE On The Sea

by agluck     November 07, 2018      0.0 (0) Taking A4A’s online education for professionals to the high seas, Craig Israelsen, Ph.D., will be teaching a series of classes about low-expense investing on a Caribbean cruise leaving Miami Feb. 3, 2019 and returning Feb 10.  Request itinerary and CE details.   Classes are scheduled for the two days at sea aboard the luxurious Norwegi