Randy’s Thoughts

Market Updates

Monthly Tidbits

 

January 2018

Those of you that have read past market updates know that I spend a good deal of time reading regular publications written by some of the most respected economists, renowned private money managers and global market analysts. I do this to objectively take stock (no pun...

December 2017

Flattening yield curves, stock valuations, and yield spreads. I’m amazed how often I’m asked for my take on any (and there are others) of what I refer to as buzz phrases. Don’t get me wrong, it’s the world I live in and for those interested I’m more than happy to...

September 2017

Not a day passes that I don’t receive email or some form of solicitation from a private money manager or mutual fund company touting their product or service telling me how well they have performed over the past 6 months or year. Instead of receiving history reports,...

January 2018

The New Year brings nothing new to the forecast. This bull continues to run. Stay nimble, be tactical and know what you own.

December 2017

Fear of a looming market correction, or worse, seems to occupy the bulk of daily media reports we’re fed.  Unfortunately good news doesn’t sell ads. According to the 12/1 (last Friday) report from the Institute for Supply Management respondents from the Machinery...

November 2017

There seems to be no letup in the strong economic data that continues to support a growing US economy and robust stock market. Yet the average number of shares traded on a daily basis is lessening of late and there’ve been many days where more stocks decline in price...