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...
“Green light” for the U.S. economy?

“Green light” for the U.S. economy?

With Labor Day now in the rearview mirror, most schools are back in session, and fall weather is going to be very welcome in many parts of the U.S. It has been a brutally hot summer in several regions, including my home base in Connecticut. Sunday’s heat index here...
Picking up the rest of the team

Picking up the rest of the team

Like many of you, I am sure, I’ve always been a huge baseball fan—whether as a player myself or following a Major League Baseball team. My “fandom” goes back to about age 6, when I started to collect baseball cards and became a “Phillie Phanatic” (though that...