Dr. Dividend’s Rant

Recency Bias: No Immunity

Recency Bias: No Immunity

Financial markets have a bad habit, and all of us who take part in markets each day are guilty of causing it. The bad habit? It’s called “Recency Bias”, the tendency to extrapolate what has occurred in the very immediate past as to what we think will certainly...

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When Your Investment Thing Goes Down

It’s been a long time since stock prices have suffered a bludgeoning like the one we experienced in the fourth quarter of 2018. A whole new generation of investors and traders have never seen a market like this, where it seemed like there was no bottom. The great...

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Trade Tirade: Surgery With a Sledgehammer

Trade War; it’s here. This year, the United States has summarily instituted numerous tariff actions against China the EU, Mexico and even Canada among others. President Trump’s  confrontational trade policies have intentionally upset a long standing world order, one...

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