Points of Possibility

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Market Update

This could be one of the most important updates I have written in my 24 years as an investment advisor. The reason is that I sense that most, if not all of you, are so sick and tired of reading and hearing negative economic news, and seeing your Schwab accounts going down in value month […]

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Market Update

Corporate earnings are beginning to come in for the 4th quarter of 2008 and as expected, they are not pretty. No huge surprises are coming out there, but actually seeing the figures, as opposed to imagining what they will be, is somewhat akin to throwing ice water in your face in the morning. It brings […]

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Bernie Madoff

You should be ware of an investment-related news story, and I want to assure you that your investments with Del Monte Group will not be affected by this story in any way. As you may have heard, on Thursday, December 11th Bernard L. Madoff, of Madoff Investment Securities LLC, was arrested in what prosecutors say […]

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Market Update

Well, it was sure nice while it lasted. The last five trading days of November saw the biggest percentage rise in the stock markets in 75 years, leading many investors to hope that the market meltdown might finally have ended. The S&P 500 Index shot up 19.1% from November 21st through last Friday, the 28th, […]

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Market Update

The markets continue to be very choppy and volatile, sending shivers down the spines of investors around the world. Triple digit daily gains and losses in the Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow) seem to be the rule in recent months, as is normal during periods of big change. However, if we take a step back […]

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