Watching out for risk

Watching out for risk

Whether we realize it or not, we are constantly assessing and moderating risk: When and how would it be safest to cross this busy street? Is this company’s website secure enough for me to hand over my credit card information? Should I purchase this produce from the...

Quantified Funds 5/21/18

U.S. equity markets ended with lagging performance last week. The NASDAQ Composite lost 0.66%, the S&P 500 was down 0.54%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average recorded a weekly loss of 0.47%. Just four of the 11 S&P industrial sectors were up last week. The...

“Peak gold” equals buying opportunity

Gold prices broke down through the significant support level of $1,300 per ounce last week, as the U.S. dollar surged up, breaking out of a decline that started at the beginning of 2017. However, a longer-term factor may be coming into play that will provide a...