Does Your Retirement Have 23 Years to Recover from a -68% Drop in Stock Prices?

Looking back to the early 1900s, stock prices from peak to trough fall -68% on average and take twenty-three years, on average, to recover their Bear-market losses. For most retirees in their mid-sixties, losing more than half their money is a recipe for financial disaster. Tacking on an additional twenty years to recover, assuming no … Read more

Market Brief – Thursday 5/23/19

U.S. equities are finally starting to realize that the economic data is not improving. Both stocks and Treasury yields were down in early trading, with nearly the entire Treasury yield curve inverted against the Federal Funds rate. Following another dismal report out of Germany’s manufacturing sector last night, The U.S. Flash Manufacturing PMI survey came … Read more