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The Country’s Most Knowledgeable Investor is … A Client of Mine!

By Paul K. Bates via Iris.xyz At their most fundamental level, all markets are structured for the transference of risk—from the person who wishes to lay off risk to the person who wishes to take on risk, all with a reasonable payment to the person or organization that facilitates the transfer. The grain farmer sells…

ETFs

Don’t Be Fooled by the Market, Several Uncertainties Loom Ahead

By Christopher Versace via Iris.xyz The first week of 2017 is now over. Granted it was a short one for the markets, but it saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average come ever to close to breaking through the 20,000 level. Not to be left out, both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite Index climbed…

Earnings