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Tuning Out the Noise

Created on Friday, 04 May 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

...  May 1999: Dow Jones Industrial Average Closes Above 11,000 for the First Time March 2000: Nasdaq Stock Exchange Index Reaches an All-Time High of 5,048 April 2000: In Less Than a Month, Nearly ...

Key Changes in the 2018 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

Created on Thursday, 01 March 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... $200,001 - $300,000 $200,001 - $500,000 37% $500,001 and up $600,001 and up $300,001 and up $500,001 and up The federal government is now using the Chained Consumer Price Index to calculate inflation. ...

Should We Be Alarmed?

Created on Saturday, 03 February 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... the opening bell to the closing, and today the S&P 500 stocks are, in aggregate, worth 2.13% less than they were yesterday. The Nasdaq Composite index fell 1.96% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, ...

Should We Be Alarmed?

Created on Saturday, 03 February 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... the opening bell to the closing, and today the S&P 500 stocks are, in aggregate, worth 2.13% less than they were yesterday. The Nasdaq Composite index fell 1.96% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, ...

Catchphrase Investing

Created on Thursday, 30 November 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... in the tech giants that the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange recently launched the NYSE FANG+TM Index that includes the quarterly futures contracts of the FAANG members apart from Apple (hence ...

The Challenges of Capturing Bull Market Returns

Created on Friday, 22 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

You probably didn't notice, but Monday, September 11 marked a milestone: the S&P 500 index's bull market became the second-longest and the second-best performing in the modern economic era. Stock prices ...

The Challenges of Capturing Bull Market Returns

Created on Friday, 22 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

You probably didn't notice, but Monday, September 11 marked a milestone: the S&P 500 index's bull market became the second-longest and the second-best performing in the modern economic era. Stock prices ...

How to Respond to a Data Breach

Created on Monday, 11 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

...  https://krebsonsecurity.com/2015/06/how-i-learned-to-stop-worrying-and-embrace-the-security-freeze/ http://money.cnn.com/2017/09/09/pf/what-to-do-equifax-hack/index.html    ...

Lessons For The Next Crisis

Created on Friday, 08 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

September 2017 It will soon be the 10-year anniversary of when, in early October 2007, the S&P 500 Index hit what was its highest point before losing more than half its value over the next year and ...

Lessons for the Next Crisis

Created on Friday, 08 September 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

September 2017 It will soon be the 10-year anniversary of when, in early October 2007, the S&P 500 Index hit what was its highest point before losing more than half its value over the next year and ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

Created on Friday, 11 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... 500 index have reported earnings above forecast. What does that mean? It means that you will probably see a certain amount of selling due to panic over the North Korean standoff, which will make stocks ...

Don't Sell on Headlines

Created on Friday, 11 August 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... 500 index have reported earnings above forecast. What does that mean? It means that you will probably see a certain amount of selling due to panic over the North Korean standoff, which will make stocks ...

Measuring the Market

Created on Friday, 21 July 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... & Poor's 500 Index has beaten both the MSCI EAFE Index -- a collection of developed market stocks outside the U.S. -- and the MSCI Emerging Markets Index by 6 percentage points a year since March 2009, ...

Measuring the Market

Created on Friday, 21 July 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... & Poor's 500 Index has beaten both the MSCI EAFE Index -- a collection of developed market stocks outside the U.S. -- and the MSCI Emerging Markets Index by 6 percentage points a year since March 2009, ...

Going Global: A Look at Public Company Listings

Created on Friday, 23 June 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

Trivia time: how many stocks make up the Wilshire 5000 Total Market Index (a widely used benchmark for the US equity market)? While the logical guess might be 5,000, as of December 31, 2016, ...

Going Global: A Look at Public Company Listings

Created on Friday, 23 June 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

Trivia time: how many stocks make up the Wilshire 5000 Total Market Index (a widely used benchmark for the US equity market)? While the logical guess might be 5,000, as of December 31, 2016, ...

What a Market Top Looks Like

Created on Friday, 10 March 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... basically meaning that the bear market prognosticators (and there are some who nearly ALWAYS predict one) start to give in. Third, market sentiment indicators like the VIX index (that tells us what traders ...

What a Market Top Looks Like

Created on Friday, 10 March 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... basically meaning that the bear market prognosticators (and there are some who nearly ALWAYS predict one) start to give in. Third, market sentiment indicators like the VIX index (that tells us what traders ...

A Look Back at 2016

Created on Friday, 13 January 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... gloomy to recommend shorting exchange-traded emerging markets index funds.1 Results in early January 2016 appeared to confirm the pessimists’ viewpoint as markets fell sharply around the world; the S&P ...

A Look Back at 2016

Created on Friday, 13 January 2017. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... gloomy to recommend shorting exchange-traded emerging markets index funds.1 Results in early January 2016 appeared to confirm the pessimists’ viewpoint as markets fell sharply around the world; the S&P ...