Why risk management matters

Why risk management matters

This weekly column has explored the topic of risk management in some detail over the past three months, addressing several questions: Are the retail investor and financial adviser underserved by the buy-and-hold philosophy? What is the potential role for dynamic...

What’s Happening 9/17/18

Flexible Plan’s new Sr. VP of National Sales Last week we welcomed Sr. VP National Sales Manager and Head of Distribution Patrick Cahill to lead our sales department. Patrick brings more than 15 years of sales and leadership experience to his new role and experience...

Quantified Funds 9/17/18

U.S. equity markets ended the week with solid performance. The NASDAQ Composite gained 1.36%, the S&P 500 was up 1.16%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average recorded a weekly gain of 0.92%. Ten of the 11 S&P industrial sectors were positive last week. The...

Is it time to buy gold to protect against risk?

Gold ended the week down $3.10 per ounce, closing at $1,193.10. As the following chart shows, gold has entered into a consolidation pattern. The $1,200-per-ounce price has proved to be a strong support level. With the U.S. stock market at historic highs and some...