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2014: Seeking Alpha?

Here we go again. A new year is upon us and most economists feel that 2014 will be a transition year for the bond market as the Fed slows down the $85 billion per month bond purchases under its...


Tried and True

We are now into the last month of our year. If we are going to make changes to our bond portfolios with the gains or losses registered against calendar year 2013 income, now is the time. Accordingly,...


U.S. Wealth Bounces Back … While Debt Reverses Trend

A recent report from the Federal Reserve shows the wealth of Americans has bounced back sharply from the lows set in 2008 during the Great Recession. Household wealth includes the value of stocks,...


The Bond Market Bubble and the Hint of Tapering

In April, the 10-year Treasury was yielding around 1.65 percent, and now the yield is 2.95 percent. Bond portfolio profits have declined dramatically and many portfolios have experienced net losses....


Japan, We Are Not!

Japan has been in a deflationary spiral for more than two decades, and its economy and markets still do not show much promise for improvement. My research reveals that Japan’s average inflation rate...


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