How to identify REAL threats to the economy

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Recession Fears?  S&P 500 surges to near record HIGH

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_299_190911.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSSEpisode 299:  Over the past eight trading sessions the S&P 500 has surged to within 1% of a record high.  There are several explanations for the rally, with the primary reason beingContinue reading “Recession Fears?  S&P 500 surges to near record HIGH”

Conformity equals personal Mediocrity but builds stable corporate structures

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_298_190828.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSSEpisode 298:  In this episode I’ll discuss the paradox of conformity.  On a personal level, conformity leads to mediocrity.  But from an investor perspective, conformance to a corporate structure often produces stableContinue reading “Conformity equals personal Mediocrity but builds stable corporate structures”

Understanding the financial news cycle

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_296_190817.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSSEpisode 296:  The market vacillates on a short term basic because of fickle investor sentiment, not fundamental valuations.  Sentiment is driven by the financial news cycle.  If you can understand the natureContinue reading “Understanding the financial news cycle”

Extremely volatile two weeks with switchbacks almost every other day!

http://media.blubrry.com/wealthsteading/p/www.wealthsteading.com/podcastepisodes/wsp_295_190814.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Spotify | RSSEpisode 295:  Today the S&P500 dropped 3% on fears of an inverted yield curve.  It’s been an extremely volatile two weeks, with switchbacks almost every other day.  In this episode I’ll reviewContinue reading “Extremely volatile two weeks with switchbacks almost every other day!”