Do you have risk amnesia?

Do you have risk amnesia?

Successful investors know managing risk is as important in good times as in bad. Last week I heard a couple of unrelated items that brought to mind a good investment practice every investor should follow: risk management. However, as with many things in life, good...

Quantified Funds 9/10/18

U.S. equity markets ended the week down. The NASDAQ Composite lost 2.55%, the S&P 500 was down 1.03%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average recorded a weekly loss of 0.19%. Four of the 11 S&P industrial sectors were positive last week. The best-performing...

Have we found the U.S. dollar’s kryptonite?

Gold continued to hover around the significant $1,200-per-ounce level last week. It closed at $1,196.20 per ounce, up $4.60 for the week. This was good news because the U.S. dollar gained even more strength following Friday’s positive employment report. Investors...