Category: Investing

This Crazy Stock Market: A Story Told with Pictures

Jan 11, 2021
Greed is driving the US stock market to new highs Fear will eventually replace greed. We provide 10 reasons to […]

Four Causes of the US Stock Market Bubble

Dec 21, 2020
Investor behaviors are inflating the US stock market bubble, namely hope and greed. Fed intervention is a third cause. It […]

A Foreboding Outlook for the US Stock Market in the Decade of the 2020s

Dec 7, 2020
There is a formula for forecasting future stock returns. Its accuracy depends on forecasts of future Price/Earnings ratios. Crestmont Research […]

Alternative Investments That Protect U.S. Investors When the Stock Market Bubble Bursts

Nov 16, 2020
We believe US stock and bond markets are currently grossly overpriced, and their bubbles are about to burst Alternatives to […]

The Best Investment Strategy for IRAs

Nov 2, 2020
IRAs are invested 60/40 in stocks/bonds regardless of age and individual needs. A better approach is to follow a target […]

A Stimulating Conversation of the Economy and Stock Market

Oct 22, 2020
The stock market soars on stimulus announcements because – hey, free money – but where’s the money tree? The US […]

If COVID Won’t Pop the Stock Market Bubble, What Will?

Oct 19, 2020
As usual, when stock market bubbles inflate, there are plenty of rationalizations for not worrying about them. Investors believe the […]

The Stock Market Will Reconnect with the Direction of the Economy. Then what?

Oct 5, 2020
There are two reasons why the stock market is disconnected from the economy. Both have huge price tags. Ideally, the […]

Will We See a “September Effect” in 2020?

Sep 10, 2020
As is discussed almost every year, September has historically been the most disappointing month for the US stock market So […]

70 Years of Investment Management Innovations

Aug 3, 2020
Investment management has a long history that has been marked by innovations occurring about every ten years as shown in […]