Tag: "bonds"

Running with the Bulls

Nearly two years ago, I received a call from a former college friend of mine.  This was about the time the market was starting to recover from its drastic downturn in the fall of 2008, leaving many investors shaking their heads, selling off and vowing never to return to the Dow Jones again.  During the […]

The Stock Market: In the Long Run, It’s All About Earnings, Not Panic

Here we go again.  Panic in the stock market has set in, yet again, due to every direct or indirect domestic or international incident known to man.   Maybe Greece.   Maybe Senate-passed financial regulations.  Maybe unemployment.  Maybe somebody pressed the wrong button on their computer.  Or maybe somebody sneezed.  I was tempted to write a much […]