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  • When To Sell An Investment Property: Every Indicator To Consider
    For the record, I believe the best holding period for real estate is forever. By not selling, real estate owners ride the unstoppable inflation wave and never have to pay any onerous commissions and long term capital gains tax. But forever is a long…
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  • Silent Threats In The Night: A Forgotten Memory Until Charlottesville
    In the summer of 1996, I got in my rusty Toyota Corolla hatchback and took off on a five and a half hour drive south from the suburbs of Washington DC to a sleepy town called Abingdon, Virginia. I wasn’t sure if I’d make it because I had never dr…
    - 5 days ago 14 Aug 17, 9:18am -
  • What’s The Best Age To Have A Baby? 20s? 30s? 40s+?
    As a 40 year old, I’m an old first time dad. I’m reminded of my old age every time I bend over to pick up my little one from the bassinet. My lower back aches and my knees sometimes dangerously buckle if they bend too far. Oh to be 25 again! But…
    - 8 days ago 11 Aug 17, 3:18pm -
  • The Google Manifesto: Conform Or Perish
    Once upon a time, I was 28 and dumb. But I was never as dumb as author James Damore who wrote a 3,200 word manifesto saying the reason why women and some minorities aren’t more represented at his firm is due to biological differences. True…
    - 10 days ago 9 Aug 17, 5:59pm -

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  • !Gap Between Homebuilder ETFs Widens
    Two of the most popular U.S. homebuilder ETFs are delivering vastly different results this year. Disparity isn’t that unusual between the two portfolios, but the gap in returns hasn’t been this wide since 2012.The reason is directly tied to port…
    - 16 hours ago 18 Aug 17, 8:30pm -
  • !First Trust Debuts Dorsey Wright 'People's' ETF
    Today First Trust is repurposing an existing ETF, transforming it into a fund that will rotate among two large-cap strategies and Treasury exposure.
    - 18 hours ago 18 Aug 17, 6:45pm -
  • !Stock ETFs Bleed As Trump Tax Cuts Fade
    Stocks were slammed this week as worries grew that the Trump economic agenda may be in peril. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) dropped 1.5% on Thursday, registering its worst decline in three months. At the same time, the small-cap iShares Russell 2000 ETF…
    - 22 hours ago 18 Aug 17, 3:00pm -
  • !ETF Watch: 'People's' Fund Debuts; New Bitcoin ETF Planned
    Below is a roundup of key developments in the ETF space during the week started Aug. 13, 2017: Launches
    - 23 hours ago 18 Aug 17, 2:00pm -
  • 'IWM' At No. 2 On Daily Inflows List
    The small-cap ETF had inflows of more than $570 million on Thursday, Aug. 17.Top 10 Creations (All ETFs)
    - 1 day ago 18 Aug 17, 4:00am -

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Marc to Market

  • Markets Exaggerate, That is what They Do
    First, we told you that the FOMC minutes were not as dovish as the dollar and US Treasury yields may have suggested to many observers.  Neither timing of the balance sheet adjustment (Sept announcement) or the odds of a rate hike before year-end ch…
    - 1 day ago 18 Aug 17, 10:34am -
  • Dollar and Equities Trade Heavily Ahead of the Weekend
    The second largest drop in US equities this year has spilled over to drag global markets lower.  The MSCI Asia Pacific Index fell nearly 0.5%, snapping a four-day advance and cutting this week's gain in half.  The Dow Jones Stoxx did not completel…
    - 1 day ago 18 Aug 17, 10:18am -
  • Euro Softens on Crosses, Treasuries Stabilize
    The US dollar had steadied after softening in the North American afternoon yesterday when the dissolution of President Trump's business councils as a series of executives stepped down.  The FOMC minutes added more fuel to the move. The market resp…
    - 2 days ago 17 Aug 17, 1:24pm -
  • NAFTA: Rock, Paper, Scissors
    The North American Free Trade Agreement is more than 20 years old and should be updated.  This has been clear for several years.  It was anticipated that the upgrade would be part of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which had entered its final stage…
    - 3 days ago 16 Aug 17, 3:33pm -
  • Is the Yen or Swiss Franc a Better Funding Currency?
    Retail investors and some institutional investors focus on the asset they want to acquire in anticipation of price appreciation.  The game for some institutional investors is more complicated.  It is not only about the asset that is to be purchase…
    - 3 days ago 16 Aug 17, 3:30pm -