Jennifer Luzzatto, CFP(r), CFA, discusses how the Coronavirus is affecting Summit Financial Partner’s investment philosophy.
The front cover of Wall Street Journal showcased the news, “Propelled by Tech Stocks, Nasdaq Tops 8000 for the First Time”, followed by “Nasdaq Soars Past 8000 to Record” in even bigger print on the front of the Business & Finance section of the August 28, 2018 edition. To be sure, the US stock markets have been hot in recent years, despite what many have expected to happen. This is a great thing, but it may cause some to question the philosophy of global investing. Although non-US stock markets have been mostly positive for the last 12 months, they have…
We are constantly inundated with headlines and noise that feed our instincts to react. In reality, a lot of the media voices we hear have little meaning for long term investors, and reacting to headlines can be the worst of moves for your long term financial success. The following is a short video clip produced by our fund family of choice, Dimensional Fund Advisors, highlighting the need to tune out the noise, and stay on track with a disciplined and informed investment philosophy.