Should You Invest In Gold?

March 10, 2022 Should You Invest In Gold? So much for hopes of a cease-fire.   As reported by CNBC “Talks between Russia and Ukraine have failed, with foreign ministers from both countries making no progress on a potential cease-fire agreement. The discussions came a day after Russian forces bombed a maternity hospital in Mariupol.” […]

There’s Good News and Bad News

March 9, 2022 There’s Good News and Bad News FRDP Update   From “A Few Good Men”   One of my favorite lines from the movie, A Few Good Men, seems to sum up the stock market since November:   “And the hits just keep on comin’”   If you feel like you just can’t […]

Stay Calm and Remember This

March 8, 2022 Stay Calm and Remember This Higher inflation has been rough on us all.   We’ve seen it in oil, natural gas, and food prices.    Unfortunately, it could get worse.    All with oil well above $110, and the very real possibility of $300 a barrel.   We wish that was a […]

Even in a Crazed Market…

March 7, 2022 Even in a crazed market… There’s no reason to panic.   Yes, the market has been a disaster.     The Dow is down another 254 points, as the NASDAQ slips 106 this morning.  Oil prices are up another $4.40.  Investors are jumping ship.  But the last thing you want to do is […]

One Of The Worst Things You Can Do Right Now Is…

March 4, 2022 One Of The Worst Things You Can Do Right Now Is… One of the worst things you can do right now is run from the market.   Instead, do what Warren Buffett has often advised.   One, make sure you have cash on hand.   Having cash on hand is one of […]

Keep An Eye On The Dips

March 3, 2022 Keep An Eye On The Dips It may not be time to buy the dip just yet. But keep an eye on Russian stocks. Most have become nearly worthless.  But that’ll happen when you wage war, and have most of the world come crashing down on your decision, with crippling economic sanctions. […]

February Jobs Report to Determine Fed Action

March 3, 2022 February Jobs Report to Determine Fed Action FRDP Special   News to pay attention to will hit the wires on Friday morning when the February jobs report is released. Here’s what you need to know:   This month’s release will determine whether the Fed raises interest rates .25% or .50% at the […]

Finding Yourself Nervous? Find The Opportunity…

March 2, 2022 Finding Yourself Nervous? Find The Opportunity… Investors are nervous.     No one is quite sure what could possibly happen next.   But if it makes you feel better, there’s also a great deal of opportunity to be found.   Oil, for example, just hit $112.03 a barrel.     While that hasn’t hit […]