Typically, over the long-term, diversification provides investors with upside potential in addition to giving portfolios protection against sudden, large losses. Over the short-term, some investors become impatient and wonder why they hold certain assets in their portfolio, especially when one asset class is significantly outperforming others. This was certainly the case in the late
"China’s plan to levy a 25 percent tariff on imports of U.S. soybeans may come as something of a surprise to most Americans.
Politics and the Stock Market
This is our analysis of the new tax law. Every situation is unique and we encourage you to review these changes with your accountant to see how they might impact your taxes for 2018 and beyond.
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Congress goes back to work on September 5th and has less than a month to avoid a government shutdown. The debt limit must be increased by September 29th and a spending bill must be approved by September 30th. If agreements cannot be reached we may have another government shutdown. Many people assume since one party is in control of Congress and
For those who live in Minnesota, there are three law changes we thought you should know:
The subprime mortgage crisis and excessive risk built into the global financial system were building throughout the summer of 2008 as the market experienced a heightened level of volatility and uncertainty. Then on September 15th the bottom fell out of the market and the global financial system shuddered when Lehman Brothers, the fourth largest investment bank in the country (f