Is your 401k investment lineup less than stellar? Why?

Is your 401k investment lineup less than stellar? Why?

Is your 401k investment lineup less than stellar? Why? Many of the plan sponsors we work with want the “best” 401k for themselves and their employees, while keeping the fees reasonable.  “Best” is an interesting concept – best in what? Often our conversation begins centered around the 401k fund choices in the plan.  Commonly it’s …
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A quiet August with an eye on the FOMC and interest rates

A quiet August with an eye on the FOMC and interest rates

A quiet August with an eye on the FOMC and interest rates If you listen to the media, you would think August has been a terrible month for investors. However, if you take out the “media noise” the US Stock markets (as measured by the SP 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average) have actually been …
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The US Stock Market still in the top spot with troubles overseas.

The US Stock Market still in the top spot with troubles overseas.

The US Stock Market still in the top spot with troubles overseas. One tool we utilize in our practice is relative strength rankings. Though many technical indicators are negative, the US Stock Market is still at the top of the relative strength ranking list. As the name implies, relative strength rankings give us a picture …
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The Mid-Summer Review

The Mid-Summer Review

The Mid-Summer Review The first seven months of 2015 are now on the books. It will go down as another, slightly positive start to the year, at least for the S&P 500 Index. That said, the positive return for the equity market has not come in a nice straight line this year. As a matter of …
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