WEEKLY ISSUE: A Company in Transition Can Be an Opportunity When the Time is Right

WEEKLY ISSUE: A Company in Transition Can Be an Opportunity When the Time is Right

Historically September has been one of the worst performing months for the market, and given our concerns about earnings expectations vs. the market’s valuation, the pending normalization of the Fed’s balance sheet and speed of the economy not to mention continued drama in DC and North Korea, we want to dress the investing table properly ahead of entering the last month of the quarter.

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WEEKLY ISSUE: Confirming Thematic Data Points Coming At Us In Spades

WEEKLY ISSUE: Confirming Thematic Data Points Coming At Us In Spades

We are in the thick of things this week, amid several hundred earnings reports, anxiously awaiting the latest Fed commentary coming out of its monetary policy meetings, and of course, there all that is coming out of Washington D.C. these days. In this week’s issue we walk through the implications of each as well as dig into thematic data points coming out of earnings reports.

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Cocktail Investing Ep. 7  – Crude Tumbles, Jobs, Inflation and the Fed as More People Stop Fighting Obesity? Say What?

Cocktail Investing Ep. 7  – Crude Tumbles, Jobs, Inflation and the Fed as More People Stop Fighting Obesity? Say What?

In this week’s program, Tematica’s cocktail mixologists, Chris Versace and Lenore Hawkins not only recap, but also scrutinize the rash of conflicting economic data that has put a pause in the stock market’s move higher. Some data points to an improving economy, while others have led the Atlanta Fed to dramatically cut its GDP forecast for the current quarter.

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Cocktail Investing Ep 6: The growing divide between the hard & the soft economic reports, boxed.com CEO Chieh Huang

Cocktail Investing Ep 6: The growing divide between the hard & the soft economic reports, boxed.com CEO Chieh Huang

In this week’s program, Tematica’s cocktail mixologists, Chris Versace and Lenore Hawkins talk about everything from the market’s reaction to Trump’s speech before Congress to the widening divide between the real hard economic data reports coming in, and finally an in-depth conversation with boxed.com CEO Chieh Huang

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Cocktail Investing Ep 4: Yellen, South Korea & Plastic Surgery and Mobile Advertising with Digital2Go

Cocktail Investing Ep 4: Yellen, South Korea & Plastic Surgery and Mobile Advertising with Digital2Go

On this week’s episode of Cocktail Investing, we welcome Digital2GO CEO Mike Canevaro, who not only adds his perspective to the economic and Thematic Signals discussion but then gives us a deep dive on Digital2Go and on how mobile is shaking up the advertising industry.

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Revisiting Position Ratings as the Stock Market Grinds Higher

Revisiting Position Ratings as the Stock Market Grinds Higher

Since our last issue, the stock market continued to move higher on the news that President Trump will soon be sharing his tax overhaul plan and Fed Chairwoman’s Yellen’s congressional testimony yesterday.

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As the market scales new heights, we review our current holdings

As the market scales new heights, we review our current holdings

As quarterly earnings season moves into full swing we begin to digest all the backward-looking results and put the puzzle pieces of the forward corporate commentary together to assess its impact on our Tematica Select List positions.

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A Wait-and-See Approach as Trump Inauguration and Earnings Cocktail Unfolds

A Wait-and-See Approach as Trump Inauguration and Earnings Cocktail Unfolds

With a 20+ day range-bound market, the presidential inauguration, the velocity of earnings reports picking up, and Eurzozone drama, we’ve opted to see how things unfold over the next several days before making any new moves.

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