Recency Bias: Are You at Risk?
Jim Gore, CIO of THOR Investment Management, discusses some of the behavioral biases we are seeing by investors in the stock market today.
The U.S. government has a long standing history of including incentives in the income tax code to encourage home ownership. This is because of the positive impact home buying has on the economy - consumer spending makes up over two-thirds of the U.S. economy. Purchases of homes, especially new construction,…Read More
Corporations have had the wind at their backs with low interest rates. This lead to record levels of corporate debt issuance, which has surpassed 45% of GDP. There are now over $4trillion in corp. bonds due over the next 5 years. Companies will be forced to refinance at high rates…Read More
Whether you’ve just started a new job, or you’ve been at one for years, odds are that your employer has given you the option to participate in an employer-sponsored 401(k) retirement plan (“401k”). The 401(k) plan is one of the most popular retirement tools for working individuals. Despite its popularity,…Read More