Author: Brent Lemieux CFA® CPA No, I’m not talking about your political biases even though we all have those whether we care to admit it or not. I’m talking about your investment biases, in particular "recency bias", and how it negatively impacts our portfolios in good times and scary … [Read more...]
The Election and Your Biases
How Should I Adjust My Portfolio for the Coming Election?
Author: Brent Lemieux CFA® CPA There has been quite a bit of “the sky is falling” talk due to the upcoming election. With the two least popular candidates in the last ten election cycles remaining, warnings of disaster seem to be flowing in from everywhere. If you are scared at the proposition of … [Read more...]
What Warren Buffett Taught Me On The Couch
Author: Darrell R. Tierney I spent five hours last Saturday on the couch. This time of year I generally prefer to spend Saturdays on my boat, but Berkshire Hathaway graciously streamed their annual shareholders’ meeting on Yahoo Finance. In years past, our team has made the early morning trek to … [Read more...]
What does the Election mean for your portfolio?
Author: Darrell R. Tierney CFP® CPA PFS Google “election year stock market” and you’ll see much investment history and speculation. When you process news events, particularly politics, don’t blur the lines between the economy, the markets, and the companies you own. These are very different and … [Read more...]