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Monday, February 24, 2020

Buffett’s Annual Letter

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

Three major takeaways from Warren Buffett’s current letter to shareholders. Change is coming ...

Read on: Buffett’s Annual Letter

Topic: Strategies

 


Thursday, February 13, 2020

Sleep Regression and the Stock Market

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

Humans suffer from recency bias. We take the most recent information and extrapolate it into the future. Nowhere is recency bias more apparent than in the stock market.

Read on: Sleep Regression and the Stock Market

Topic: The Market

 


Tuesday, January 28, 2020

2019 Market Review

by The CastleKeep Team

Everything worked in 2019, despite trade wars, yield curve inversions, recession fears, tensions in the Middle East, House impeachment of the President, WeWork pulling their IPO ... So what is going on?

Read on: 2019 Market Review

Topic: The Market

 


Thursday, January 23, 2020

Wuhan Coronavirus: a Look Back at SARS & the Market

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

With more news outlets covering the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus and the first reported case in the US, we thought that a post on the topic was warranted.

Read on: Wuhan Coronavirus: a Look Back at SARS & the Market

Topic: The Market

 


Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Netflix and Chill

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

Netflix was up 4,181% during the 2010s. It was the best performing stock in the S&P 500 Index. Would you have held it the whole time?

Read on: Netflix and Chill

Topic: The Market

 


Friday, January 10, 2020

Look Out for Outlooks 2020 Edition

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

It’s that time of year again where strategists share their predictions for the market in 2020. Ignore them. For the last three years I have documented their accuracy. And while these folks are no doubt brilliant, their predictions (guesses) have, on average, missed the mark by a wide margin.

Read on: Look Out for Outlooks 2020 Edition

Topic: The Market

 


Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Bank Stocks are Like Rental Properties

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

Owning rental property is generally viewed as a terrific investment. When executed properly, you collect cash while someone else pays down your mortgage, allowing you to build equity. All while you sleep (until that 3 a.m. call to fix the toilet). If fixing toilets is not your thing, consider bank stocks instead.

Read on: Bank Stocks are Like Rental Properties

Topic: Strategies

 


Sunday, September 29, 2019

Choose the Best, Do the Worst?

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

“Should I just invest my entire portfolio in the S&P 500 Index? It’s done so well and represents the best economy in the world.” But is it always a good choice?

Read on: Choose the Best, Do the Worst?

Topic: Strategies

 


Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Economists are Usually Wrong

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

Economists are increasingly calling for a recession. Is this reason to worry? Should we run for the hills? Do economists know what they are talking about?

Read on: Economists are Usually Wrong

Topic: Strategies

 


Thursday, September 05, 2019

The Family Bank 2019

by Steve Haberstroh, Partner

Many wealthy families are increasingly looking to family members to help finance a home or new business venture. Going into business with family certainly can be tricky but if you have a good relationship with a wealthy family member, such loans may make sense.

Read on: The Family Bank 2019

Topic: Strategies

 

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