Navigating The Treacherous

Dec. 05, 2022 11:35 AM ET18 Comments
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  • This has been a miserable year for both stocks and bonds.
  • No matter what investing strategy that you use, the liquidating values are not showing any joy.
  • Since virtually all of our market pain is caused by the Fed and their rush towards a 2.00% inflation number, I wouldn’t be expecting some kind of “pivot” anytime soon.

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By any stretch of anyone’s imagination, this has been a miserable year for both stocks and bonds. Many portfolios have just taken it on the nose, as “plays for appreciation” became “plays of depreciation.” Virtually all of this has been caused by

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