Elephants & Donkeys vs. Bulls & Bears…. Oh My!!

The 2016 presidential race has already offered plenty of surprises.  But what could it mean for the economy and the markets; and, ultimately, your financial picture? We’ve got a lot of uncertainties in this election; and if there’s one thing markets hate, it’s uncertainty.  Predictably, the markets have had a bumpy ride that will continue […]

The Role of Uncertainty

Remember trying out for a sports team, or the high school play? Remember waiting to get your acceptance letter from the colleges where you applied? Remember that feeling that you couldn’t move forward, you couldn’t make plans … until you knew? [CLICK HERE] to read the article, “Political Uncertainty Keeps Slowing Economy’s Rise,” at USA […]

Ron “Occupies” Wall Street

This past Sunday I flew into JFK to attend an Investment Conference on Monday hosted by Guggenheim Partners at the famous Guggenheim Museum on Monday.   I will provide a report on the conference at another time.  Since I had few free hours in the afternoon, my two high priority patriotic destinations became the 9/11 Memorial […]