The Sequoia Story

A mutual fund that has been making news lately is the Sequoia fund (ticker SEQUX). The fund has an enviable long term track record with its roots tracing to none other than Warren Buffet.  Unsurprisingly, the fund’s long term success …

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Where are the Cheap Stock Markets?

The Telegraph has an excellent article and accompanying visual on valuations of various countries stock markets.  Some great values are out there, especially in emerging markets. Click on the image to enlarge. You can read the article here.

Opportunities in a down market

2015 is shaping up to be a pretty poor year for investors. For the last one year period, all major asset classes are flat or negative. Below is a one year chart from capitalspectator.com showing us a pretty broad sample …

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Recent Market Volatility

Through Monday’s close, the SP 500 is off its highs by about 11% and down around 8% on the year. This correction has been incredibly swift with the market dropping more than 6% in just two sessions. There are a …

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