Tag Archives: Economy

June 23

Why falling crude prices may not be as bad as you think – i24 News

Maybe falling oil prices aren’t such a bad thing after all – David Nelson

June 17

Weekly Highlight Reel – Fed Aftermath & Uber

David hits the airwaves to discuss the market’s reaction to the Fed rate hike along with a management shakeup at Uber.  

June 14

Public – Private Partnerships can help put unemployed back to work

David Nelson joins host Geri Willis to discuss the President’s apprenticeship program. “I applaud the effort but it is not enough…”

June 02

The Glass is Half Empty – 2 Charts That Prove It!

The Glass is Half Empty – 2 Charts that prove it By David Nelson, CFA Despite a Washington backdrop that continues to drag on investor sentiment, markets around the world powered higher following a brief reset after the leak of former FBI Director James Comey’s memo. Leadership continues to narrow into a handful of names […]

May 30

Bonds Aren’t Following the Bull Market Script

By David Nelson, CFA With equity markets (SPY) at all-time highs investors are searching for any signal that could give them an advance warning to pull the rip cord. Even in the face of a paralyzed Washington traders have stepped in to buy each and every dip. Tax reform and other market friendly initiatives have […]

May 15

Tug of War – Investors Caught in the Middle

By David Nelson, CFA Investors seem to have stumbled into the middle of a good old fashioned Tug of War. On one side strong corporate earnings, sales and margins look to push stocks higher. On the other is a paralyzed Washington as both sides of the aisle believe the only thing that matters is I […]

May 09

Common Sense Investing for Retirement

By David Nelson, CFA Probably the most important word I’ll use this morning is consistency. Regardless of age having a plan and sticking to it is the best advice any financial professional can give. Mutual funds often get a bad rap and even today some talk about a bubble in index funds. It doesn’t matter […]

May 08

Can The Hammer Save Oil Bulls?

By David Nelson, CFA Healthcare and the French Elections topped the Wall of Worry list for the last several weeks. As of this writing a Macron win seems all but certain with early exit polls giving him 65% of the vote. Here in the states Healthcare is once again center stage as a partisan Congress […]

May 02

Breaking up is hard to do – Banks & Glass Steagall

David joins the discussion on Yahoo TV. Is it time to break up the big banks…

May 01

Sell in May? – The CNBC Interview

David joins the CNBC team to discuss the old Trader’s Almanac rule to Sell in May and Go Away. Does it still work? Watch and find out.