Dear Valued Clients and Friends, Despite the shortened market week, we got another display of market uncertainty and persistent volatility this week (though lately the upside volatility has outweighed the downside volatility). We use this week’s Dividend Cafe to really jump around the horn and give you a succinct but well-packed punch in the state […]
Dear Valued Clients and Friends, The G7 summit last weekend ended with verbal fights and accusations amongst allies on the Sunday morning talk shows. In Singapore, on Tuesday the dictator of North Korea and the President of the United States met face to face and laid out a rough plan for working together. On Wednesday, the […]
Dear Valued Clients and Friends, I could practically skip this week’s market commentary to talk about Michael Phelps. That is how much I have enjoyed watching this first week of the Olympics and particularly the incredible story of this simply dominant athlete. In a year where the election has taken so much energy and joy […]
Dear Valued Clients and Friends, When earnings season becomes more enjoyable to watch than your own political party’s convention event, you know that your priorities have probably been improved. It has been a crazy week, but not because many of our stock holdings have released disappointing Q2 results (quite the contrary), but rather for many […]
Dear Valued Clients and Friends, As quickly as the central banks of the world said, “You better buy risk assets because we are going to coddle markets until the cows come home,” this week our own Federal Reserve’s commitment to such coddling came into question. The result was not surprisingly a bit of market uncertainty. […]
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David L. Bahnsen
Founder, Managing Partner, and Chief Investment Officer
David is a frequent guest on CNBC, Bloomberg, and Fox Business and is a regular contributor to National Review and Forbes. David serves on the Board of Directors for the National Review Institute and is a founding Trustee for Pacifica Christian High School of Orange County.
He is the author of the books, Crisis of Responsibility: Our Cultural Addiction to Blame and How You Can Cure It (Post Hill Press) and The Case for Dividend Growth: Investing in a Post-Crisis World (Post Hill Press).
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