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Tuning Out the Noise

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

... a Trillion Dollars of Stock Value Evaporates October 2002: Nasdaq Hits a Bear-Market Low of 1,114 September 2005: Home Prices Post Record Gains September 2008: Lehman Files for Bankruptcy, Merrill ...

Could a Trade War Soon Start?

Created on Friday, 09 March 2018. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... of these base metals, companies might also pay more to operate. In the worst-case scenario, the hit to the economy is felt not only in higher consumer prices, but also in layoffs. Would these two excise ...

Key Changes in the 2018 Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

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

... – it assumes that given higher prices, a consumer will choose to substitute a cheaper product or service for a more expensive one in its class. As increases in the Chained CPI are smaller than those of ...

Catchphrase Investing

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

... they present. But as an investor, it is wise to recall that all those hopes and expectations are already built into prices. The FAANG acronym has become particularly popular in 2017 as returns from the ...

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 ...

Measuring the Market

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

... when the market hit bottom, through May, including dividends. Whether you measure market prices by price-to-earnings ratio, price-to-book or price-to-cash flow, U.S. stocks are now more expensive than ...

Measuring the Market

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

... when the market hit bottom, through May, including dividends. Whether you measure market prices by price-to-earnings ratio, price-to-book or price-to-cash flow, U.S. stocks are now more expensive than ...

What a Market Top Looks Like

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

... investors, the signs are everywhere that the investment markets have finally reached those last heady stages of a bull market, when prices begin to soar faster than they ever did in the runup. You can't ...

What a Market Top Looks Like

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

... investors, the signs are everywhere that the investment markets have finally reached those last heady stages of a bull market, when prices begin to soar faster than they ever did in the runup. You can't ...

A Look Back at 2016

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

... fans of the so-called January Indicator, the outlook was grim. Then things seemingly got worse. Oil prices fell sharply. Worries about an economic debacle in China re-entered the news cycle. Stock ...

A Look Back at 2016

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

... fans of the so-called January Indicator, the outlook was grim. Then things seemingly got worse. Oil prices fell sharply. Worries about an economic debacle in China re-entered the news cycle. Stock ...

A Vote For Small Cap Stocks?

Created on Wednesday, 28 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... 2. Size premium: the return difference between small capitalization stocks and large capitalization stocks. Value premium: the return difference between stocks with low relative prices (value) and stocks ...

A Vote For Small Cap Stocks?

Created on Wednesday, 28 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... 2016). 2. Size premium: the return difference between small capitalization stocks and large capitalization stocks. Value premium: the return difference between stocks with low relative prices (value) and ...

Prediction Season

Created on Friday, 02 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... function normally," or "It's unclear how unknown future events will impact prices." Predictions about future price movements come in all shapes and sizes, but most of them tempt the investor into playing ...

Prediction Season

Created on Friday, 02 December 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... function normally," or "It's unclear how unknown future events will impact prices." Predictions about future price movements come in all shapes and sizes, but most of them tempt the investor into playing ...

Pound Poor, Pound Foolish

Created on Friday, 28 October 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... to visit London, Stonehenge and Scotland—at bargain prices. Sources: http://gizmodo.com/rogue-algorithm-blamed-for-historic-crash-of-the-britis-1787523587?utm_campaign=socialflow_gizmodo_twitter&utm_source=gizmodo_twitter&utm_medium=socialflow ...

Presidential Elections and the Stock Market

Created on Tuesday, 11 October 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... plan based upon these sorts of predictions. SHORT-TERM TRADING AND PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS Trying to outguess the market is often a losing game. Current market prices offer an up-to-the-minute ...

Reason to Panic?

Created on Monday, 12 September 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/401k blog

... historically provided more upside than downside, and because these occasional downdrafts provide a chance to add to your stock holdings at bargain prices. That doesn't, of course, mean that we know what ...

Reason to Panic?

Created on Monday, 12 September 2016. Posted in Gasber Blog/blog

... provided more upside than downside, and because these occasional downdrafts provide a chance to add to your stock holdings at bargain prices. That doesn't, of course, mean that we know what will happen ...