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Time In The Market vs Timing The Market

Time In The Market vs Timing The Market

April 2, 2021

From January 1, 2010 to December 31, 2019, being out of the market dramatically impacted total return on your investments. We have no idea when the best days will occur, but missing the 20 best days in this ten year period cost an investor a whopping 50%. Yes, but what about the COVID crash of […]

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One Year Later – A Look Back

March 26, 2021

A year ago this week, the stock market formed a significant bottom. Stock prices dropped nearly 35% in less than five weeks due to the economic impact and fears of the coronavirus. We would consider it a crash. Crashes often occur from an unpredictable, exogenous event, that is fueled by extreme economic uncertainty, and culminates […]

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The Nervous Bull

March 19, 2021

There’s a phrase on Wall Street that the stock market climbs a “wall of worry”. We’ve referenced it in past notes when describing the sentiment among market participants. The nervousness you may have about investing right now, as stocks notch all-time highs, is shared by many investors. That, quite simply, is what creates the wall […]

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A Year of Extremes - Napatree Capital - Investment Solutions - There has been nothing mild about these past 12 months, and the machinations of stock prices are consistent with such extreme behavior.

A Year of Extremes

February 20, 2021

What is the best way to sum up 2020? Strange? Anxiety-ridden? Tumultuous? How about “extreme”? In every facet of life — dealing with a deadly pandemic, our home lives where both work and school have been confined to our houses, our political environment – the volume has been turned up to eleven. There has been […]

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The GameStop Frenzy

January 29, 2021

The trading hysteria in shares of video game retailer, Gamestop (GME), is the result of a number of intersecting, overlapping trends. Is it the story of a powerful hedge fund being taken down by an army of retail traders? Partly. Market manipulation? Probably. Without question the dramatic price swings of the stock is incredibly unpredictable […]

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Election Results Market Reaction Viewpoints

Election Results – Market Reaction

November 4, 2020

We are hearing from a lot of clients as to our opinion on the market reaction regarding this historic election. I’ll attempt to frame it with the information we currently have, but as we all know, this is an extremely fluid situation.

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