Chief Investment Officer Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA, begins with a story on an obscure exchange-traded fund that tracked the inverse of market volatility collapsed after Monday’s more than 4% decline. This leads to a discussion on volatility in general, speculative investments and everyone’s favorite speculative investment—Bitcoin.
Bil Lako, CFP®, Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA, and Jarrett McKenzie, CFP®, CWS®, discuss the headline news—tax reform. The experts provide their opinions on the new laws and how to navigate going forward.
Over the past nine years, we’ve been in our longest bull market in history, with annualized S&P 500 Index returns from Mar. 9, 2009 through the end of December 2018, coming in around 16.5%. And then the financial markets returned to their volatile ways. Since the high on Sept. 20, 2018, the S&P 500 has…
Henssler’s Research Analysts share what they deem as the “Dogs of the Year”—those stocks and sectors that were painful to watch based on their poor management decisions and weak performance.
The “Money Talks” experts provide their take on Trump’s proposed tax plan.
The “Money Talks” hosts discuss some of the possible changes President Trump may make to health care and health care insurance, and how it may affect the consumer.
Our experts discuss how the markets reacted to the country’s historical election and president-elect Donald Trump. They also discuss how Trump’s campaign promises may affect the market.
Our experts weigh in on the Department of Labor’s newest changes regarding fiduciary standards for brokerage firms under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), and the U.S. Treasury’s tightened rules aimed at curbing tax inversion by U.S. based companies seeking to move their tax residence abroad.
Our experts weigh in on a news story about a widow who discovered her late husband’s pension from the City of Marietta provides no benefits since he passed away before he retired.
Our market experts discuss the advantages and disadvantages of investing in gold. They also compare investing in gold versus investing in the stock market.