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Don’t Expect a Bond Crash

Written By • Aug 26th, 2013

  A number of clients have been asking about the risks involved with bonds and bond funds, now that it appears interest rates may start to rise. After all, they correctly point out, when rates rise, bond prices fall. Jack Bowers has touched on this in the newsletter, and I want to amplify and add […]

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Buying Opportunity for Mutual Funds?

Written By • Jan 31st, 2012

The best time to invest is when others won’t.  Now appears to be one of those times. Stocks, by at least one historical yardstick, appear cheap. Specifically, the stocks that comprise the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index are trading at 13.7 times profits; that is a terrific number when compared to the historical average of […]

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