A Week That Had It All The week that just concluded had it all. There were earnings results, economic data, a monetary policy report, M&A activity, calls for tax reform, geopolitical conflict, and volatility. It was a remarkable week, and when it was all said and done, it was another winning week for the S&P […]
The Past Performance Of A Mutual Fund Is Not An Indicator Of Future Outcomes … 96% Of The Time JUL. 13, 2014, 10:34 AM It’s almost impossible to ignore past performance when picking a mutual fund to invest in. Indeed, past performance is often the first thing a mutual fund will reveal about itself. “The […]
Trading Guideposts. Important Read For Traders As Well As Investors. 1968 Classic By Fred Lange. As Published In Barron’s
TRADING GUIDEPOSTS By: Fred W. Lange November, 1968 Presented below are some TRADING GUIDEPOSTS which we believe can be useful by investors who persist in the pursuit of shorter term profits. Remember that short-term market activity to be successful requires an extremely high degree of self-discipline, flexibility and sophistication. While the rationale behind each of […]
1. LOOKING BACK – Over the 300 months ending 2/28/14 (i.e., the last 25 years), the S&P 500 has been up 65% of the months and down the other 35% of the months. The period includes the 2000-02 bear market (down 49%) and the 2007-09 bear market (down 57%). The S&P 500 consists of 500 […]
New Feature. Real Time Twitter Feed Of Trading And Market Comments From Fred Lange. Valuable Information And Very Worthwhile.
The Wall And Broad Report is very fortunate to have Fred Lange of Lange Financial Services as a frequent contributor to the site. Mr. Lange was the Director Of Research for Blair & Company in N.Y.C. He went on to manage the Neuwirth Fund- the number one performing fund in the world during the time […]
Byron Wien Announces Predictions for Ten Surprises for 2014 New York, NY, January 6, 2014. Byron R. Wien, Vice Chairman, Blackstone Advisory Partners, today issued his list of Surprises for 2014. This is the 29th year Byron has given his views on a number of economic, financial market and political surprises for the coming year. […]
How To Bank Safely Online Rob Pegoraro, Special for USA TODAY 7:03 a.m. EST December 30, 2013 Approach your online security with the right frame of mind. Q. What’s the safest way to do my online banking: over a wired connection, powerline networking or Wi-Fi? A. The answer doesn’t matter as much as you might […]
After This Presidential Election- The New Direction Of The U.S.A.. What Do We Really Know, If Anything?
MY ATTITUDE It’s official; I don’t know anything. I thought for sure that given such a clear choice, Americans would vote for love of country over revenge. I was wrong. I thought, that just as every presidential election in my lifetime, the bad economy would be hung around the incumbent’s neck, sinking him. I was […]
On a personal note, I have been extremely fortunate in that I too have had a ” Joe Kittinger ” in my life and as a result of his wisdom, time, knowledge, and most importantly, friendship, I have accomplished things that surely I would not have. This includes trading in the markets as well as […]
100 Days Until Tax Armageddon. This Is Scary! Warning- Read This Sitting Down. Concise Details Of What Is About To Come With Obama As President.
100 Days Until Taxmageddon Sunday will mark the start of the 100-day countdown to â€œTaxmageddonâ€ â€“ the date the largest tax hikes in the history of America will take effect. They will hit families and small businesses in three great waves on January 1, 2013: First Wave: Expiration of 2001 and 2003 Tax Relief In […]
Tax Hikes in Obamacare: How Will SCOTUS Rule? Wednesday, June 27, 2012 7:38 PM Obamacare law contains 20 new or higher taxes on American families and small businesses. On the eve of the Supreme Courtâ€™s decision on Obamacare, taxpayers are reminded that the Presidentâ€™s healthcare law is one of the largest tax increases in American […]
The OBAMA PRESIDENCY SOME WILL APPRECIATE THIS AND SOME WILL NOT. HOWEVER, ALL OF IT IS TRUE. After three years of Obama, Here is your change … The first number is from January, 2009 and the second number of from last week. The third is the precent change when applicable. Avg. Retail price/gallon gas in […]
Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster- One Of The Top Analysts On Apple. Why They Believe Apple Will Be The First TRILLION $ Company.
PIPER JAFFRAY Subject: Piper: Why We Believe Apple will be World’s First Trillion Dollar Company We believe shares of AAPL will reach $1,000 in CY14, which would imply a roughly $1 trillion dollar market cap, the first in history. While some investors believe the biggest issue for AAPL to get to $1,000 is the market […]
As Obama Crows, Real Story Is 10.5 Mil Jobs Deficit From Investors Business Daily. Posted 02/03/2012 07:02 PM ET Jobs: Of course it’s good news that 243,000 new jobs were created in January, shaving the unemployment rate to 8.3%. But thanks to massive policy errors by the White House, we’re still way below where we […]
New Federal Golf Rules These new golf rules will be in effect beginning January of 2012 Please share with fellow golfers. President BHO has recently appointed a Golf Czar and major rule changes in the game of golf will become effective January 1, 2012. This is only a preview as the complete rule book (expect […]