Tag Archives: Tax Reform

December 11

2018 Stock Market Predictions

By David Nelson, CFA Sentiment coming into 2017 was mixed, mostly divided around political affiliation. Those in support of change pointed to aggressive growth expectations on the heels of tax reform and deregulation. On the other side, economists like Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman believed expecting anything approaching 3-3.5% GDP was little more than economic arrogance. […]

December 05

Next leg of the bull market isn’t going to come from stock buybacks

David says the next leg of the bull market isn’t going to come from stock buybacks. Frank discussion with Fox Business News anchor Trish Regan. L3 Communications CEO let’s the cat out of the bag…

November 30

GDP hits 3.3% while Senate debates Tax Reform – i24 News

They said it couldn’t be done but right now U.S. economy is trending above 3%. Senate takes a step closer to a vote on Tax Reform.

November 29

Senate Misses Low Hanging Fruit on Tax Reform

David joins Trish Regan to weigh in on the Senate press conference regarding tax reform legislation.

November 24

The Swamp is Alive – Tax Reform & Special Interests

Frank discussion with Fox Business News anchor Trish Reagan on how money guides the legislative process.

November 21

Interview at TheStreet – Why Energy?

Click here for David’s interview at TheStreet TV with host Scott Gamm. David discusses some of the challenges investors face as we close out 2017.

November 20

Investing is about making choices – The only bad decision is not making one

David Nelson, CFA With just 28 trading days left for 2017, investors have a lot to be thankful for this holiday season. Large caps were the standout performer year to date but Mid-Cap and even Small-Caps held their own despite a slow start and a summer scare. Thanksgiving launches what is usually a seasonally strong […]

November 12

Wall Street’s dirty little secret

By David Nelson, CFA Let’s start by stating the obvious. Avoiding taxes is the national pastime. Since the dawn of organized society special interest groups have employed petitioners to lobby for better treatment under the tax code. I’m sure even in the days of Egyptian Pharaohs there was a cottage industry helping some avoid taxes […]

November 10

DEMS Sweep election night – What does it mean for markets?

David joins the Yahoo Finance News team Alexis Christophorous and Rick Newman to discuss the election night sweep by the Democrats and what’s in store for 2018.

November 08

Closing the Loopholes on Tax Reform

David joins Fox Business news anchor Trish Regan to discuss what it will take to close loopholes in the current GOP Tax initiative. Carried Interest is at the top of the list.