Economy Killers? | June 11, 2022

Economy Killers? The CPI report for May was released on Friday and it showed that headline inflation rose 8.6% from May of last year, compared with 8.3% in April. Core inflation, that is, excluding food and energy, rose at 6.0% from last year, compared with 6.2% in April. This was a little higher than expectations […]
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Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way | June 4, 2022

Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way Through history, leadership is enduring. Great leaders are always great leaders. But markets are different; leadership changes with regularity. What leads markets on the way up, typically leads on the way down too, but it doesn’t lead the next leg up. A common mistake investors make is […]
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The New Cold War | March 12, 2022

Short-Term Humanitarian Problem & Long-Term Economic Problem Hopes were raised, then dashed, and raised yet again this week as President Zelensky took NATO off the table for Ukraine and put a new negotiation on the table. The potential glitch appears to be the demand that ‘not one inch’ of Ukraine is lost (we’re unsure where […]
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Bloomberg’s “The Tape” Podcast | March 10, 2022

Markets, Diamonds, And Autonomous Driving Phil Palumbo, CEO, CIO, and founder of Palumbo Wealth Management, discusses inflation, investing, and gives his market outlook for 2022. Angus Pacala, CEO of Ouster, talks about his company and autonomous driving technology. Dave Harden, founder and President of Summit Global Investments, discusses investment strategies amid volatility. Amish Shah, President […]
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Sleeping With the Enemy | February 26, 2022

Sleeping With the Enemy The U.S. and Europe are now beginning to pay the price for their inability, or unwillingness, to recognize the growing dependence of Western economies on political adversaries. The economic connections between Russia and the U.S. and EU have complicated the situation and have skewed sanctions to the weakside thus far. Sanctions […]
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Reuters Interview | February 15, 2022

Fed Policy and Inflation Outlook Make Gold Shine The price of gold is trading near eight-month highs on concerns around inflation as well as the ongoing geopolitical crisis over Ukraine. Philip Palumbo of Palumbo Wealth Management explains why he thinks gold should be an important part of any investor’s portfolio. Please Click Here to listen.
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