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LPL’s Recession Watch

By | April 1st, 2019|Featured News, Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

Important Disclosures: Investing in stock includes numerous specific risks including: the fluctuation of dividend, loss of principal and potential illiquidity of the investment in a falling market. NYSE Composite Index measures the performance of all stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The NYSE Composite Index includes more than 1,900 stocks, of which over [...]

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Bracketology 2019 – The Cost of the Colleges at Play

By | March 27th, 2019|Featured News, Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

With the NCAA men’s basketball starting, something that I found hitting close to home as our family visits colleges for our daughter is the costs. In keeping with the theme of March Madness, here is the bracket of this year’s tournament with the costs involved with each. After some shock, the question of how to [...]

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March Perspectives

By | March 25th, 2019|Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

The S&P 500 Index has staged an impressive rally after nearly entering a bear market December 24, with U.S. stocks notching their best start to a year since 1991. Stocks have climbed the “wall of worry” once again, but global uncertainty persists as the bull market nears its tenth anniversary. While the road to new [...]

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Pete with Fritz Meyer

By | February 7th, 2019|Paramount Private Wealth Out and About|

Out and About with Fritz Meyer Pete with Fritz Meyer, economist and market commentator, publishes periodic updates and opinion on the economy, markets and investment strategy and frequent guest on CNBC, BloombergTV and FBN. He was Invesco’s Senior Market Strategist, and has managed large-cap equity mutual funds and multi-cap equity and fixed-income client portfolios.. We [...]

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I Speak of Dividends . . . Because the Matter

By | January 29th, 2019|Featured News, Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

For years, I have spoken about the importance of dividends as a component of potentially increasing long-term wealth. Dividends are one of the tenants of our investment philosophy and one aspect of our strategies we pay particular attention. Dividends matter, a lot. As a refresher, dividends are a result of corporations earning more money and [...]

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Emotional Biases – Anchoring

By | October 18th, 2018|Featured News, Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

“the only thing we have to fear is fear itself” ~Franklin D Roosevelt Do you remember what you were doing 10 years ago at this time? I’ve asked a couple of people and they vaguely remember - working at x company, getting laid off, etc... The younger the person, the less they can specifically identify [...]

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October 2018 Market Volatility – LPL Market Update

By | October 17th, 2018|Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

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Gauging the Economy – Riding the Rails

By | September 14th, 2018|Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

In trying to judge how an economy is performing, there are several indicators that can be analyzed. Some are leading indicators - those that measure growth and expansion i.e. people doing better financially; new orders for capital goods (cars, refrigerators, home improvement projects) et cetera. Some are lagging indicators - those that you see somewhat [...]

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Comparing Yourself to Others …. to “The Market”…

By | August 16th, 2018|Featured News, Paramount Private Wealth Blog|

Comparison theory was first put forth in 1954 by psychologist Leon Gestinger, who hypothesized that we make comparisons as a way of evaluating ourselves - especially in social settings. At its root, it is connected to the brain’s network that is traced back to protect oneself against threats. (1) In today’s world, specifically social media, [...]

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A day with Paul Ma

By | July 26th, 2018|Paramount Private Wealth Out and About|

Pete with Paul Ma, CFA Lead Portfolio Strategist, Portfolio Construction Guidance 1-737292

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