The Bottom Line November 17, 2017

The Bottom Line November 17, 2017

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What’s Happening Tax Cuts are a Comin! But don’t think they will actually be here before the end of the year. The House of Representatives did indeed pass a tax bill yesterday. The U.S. Senate is at home plate ready to swing. Their version is expected to be substantially different…

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The Bottom Line November 10, 2017

The Bottom Line November 10, 2017

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What’s Happening The market is being held hostage once again by our congress’s inability to come together and make a decision. This time it is on tax reform. Significant differences have emerged between the Senate and House versions of tax reform. U. S. Senate Republicans have unveiled a plan that…

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The Bottom Line November 3, 2017

The Bottom Line November 3, 2017

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening I thought I might take a look at the NFL and do some research into just how successful these multi-millionaire football players really are. The following is a sample of the type of people who are dictating to us what we should value. Dan Marino loss $14 million…

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The Bottom Line October 27, 2017

The Bottom Line October 27, 2017

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What’s Happening What’s happening, 7th straight week of higher markets, that’s what. This week was led by our House of Representatives passing the budget agreement, seeming to make the path somewhat easier for Trump’s tax reform plan. Actually passing the legislation and what it will actually looklike is something to…

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The Bottom Line – October 19, 2017

The Bottom Line – October 19, 2017

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What’s Happening Today is the 30th anniversary of “Black Monday”, the crash of 1987. This week’s “Bottom Line” will be a little longer than usual. I want to reflect on that day’s causes and lesson that those of us that were in this business during that time have learned. October…

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The Bottom Line – October 6, 2017

The Bottom Line – October 6, 2017

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What’s Happening So why would the President’s tax cuts be beneficial to the markets? Currently large multi-national U.S. corporations are holding Hundreds of Billions of dollars over seas. There is no incentive for them to bring back these dollars into the US and in fact there is plenty of incentive…

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The Bottom Line – September 28, 2017

The Bottom Line – September 28, 2017

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening Is this rally for real? There are a number of reasons that tells us a rally is real or just a head fake ready to take the less informed investors head off. We will take a look at what history has taught us and what my experience tells…

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The Bottom Line – September 22, 2017

The Bottom Line – September 22, 2017

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What’s Happening The big news this week turned out to be an ant hill and not a mountain. Federal Reserve Chairperson Janet Yellen stated that there will probably be an interest rate hike later this year and several next year. The markets barely reacted. They were down somewhat yesterday after…

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The Bottom Line – September 14, 2017

The Bottom Line – September 14, 2017

By fritz | Published
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What’s Happening Last week we spoke about “Stormy Weather” , the Hurricanes devastating Texas and Florida and any impact it might have on the market. This week I want to talk about another major storm that very well could have impact on much more than our markets. There’s a 50/50…

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