Category Archive: 9a.) Real Investment Advice

Financial Fitness Friday (10/22/21): Market Analysis & Personal Finance commentary from RIA Advis…

Investing Challenges in Joe Biden's Tax & Spending Plans; Why Women are Better Investors; why ESG Funds and "Woke" 401(k) requirements are a terrible idea; The RIA Advisors Investing Manifesto. ------ SEG-1: The Yolk's on You: Why Biden's Tax & Spending Bill Won't Pass SEG-2: Why Women Are Better Investors SEG-3: "Woke" 401(k): A Terrible Idea SEG-4: The RIA Investing Manifesto NOTE: You can watch an abridged...

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What’s Going On Behind the Scenes at The Real Investment Show

During the week of Spring Break, March 2021, both Lance Roberts and I were on vacation. On Wednesday night, a water heater in an office two floors above gave up the ghost, and its water began streaming down…finding a hole in our studio ceiling, and relieving itself all over our studio furniture, audio console, computers, and other gear. We received a call early Thursday morning that we needed to “come to the office and see if we’d had any water...

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Are Women Better Investors?

Investing Challenges in Joe Biden's Tax & Spending Plans; Why Women are Better Investors; why ESG Funds and "Woke" 401(k) requirements are a terrible idea; The RIA Advisors Investing Manifesto. ------ 0:00 - The Yolk's on You: Why Biden's Tax & Spending Bill Won't Pass 8:26 - Why Women Are Better Investors 20:12 - "Woke" 401(k): A Terrible Idea 31:30 - The RIA Investing Manifesto NOTE: You can watch the full, unabridged...

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Bitcoin, Profits, & Economic Collapse (10/21/21): Market Analysis & Commentary from RIA Advisors …

Why Joe Biden's Infrastructure Package might not happen; M2 Money Supply Inflation will resolve to Deflation in 2022; Futures-futures, Bitcoin vs Gold, and Oil Futures Contango; Earnings Expectations & Economic Growth, why retail sales are "up." ------ SEG-1: Prelude to the Next Debt Ceiling Debate SEG-2: Bitcoin vs Gold, & Futures Futures SEG-3: What the Atlanta Fed's Real-time GDP Shows SEG-4: The Real Reason Retail Sales...

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Bitcoin, Profits, & Economic Collapse

Why Joe Biden's Infrastructure Package might not happen; M2 Money Supply Inflation will resolve to Deflation in 2022; Futures-futures, Bitcoin vs Gold, and Oil Futures Contango; Earnings Expectations & Economic Growth, why retail sales are "up." ------ 0:00 - Prelude to the Next Debt Ceiling Debate 8:30 - Bitcoin vs Gold, & Futures Futures 20:14 - Atlanta Fed's Real-time GDP 31:15 - The Real Reason Retail Sales Numbers are Up...

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Third Quarter Earnings Pageant Continues

(10/21/21) The earnings parade continues, with these stocks of interest we're watching: Dow Chemical, Valero Energy, AT&T, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Union Pacific, & Chipotle (the worlds most-expensive burrito.) - Hosted by RIA Advisors Chief Investment Strategist, Lance Roberts -------- Get more info & commentary: https://realinvestmentadvice.com/newsletter/ -------- Visit our Site: www.realinvestmentadvice.com Contact...

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The Supply Chain Episode (10/20/21): Market Analysis & Personal Finance commentary from RIA Advis…

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How to Invest in a Disrupted World

The Bitcoin Futures ETF (BITO) debuted strong; Supply Chain Disruptions are the result of a 1970's decision, and are likely to remain an issue through 2023; Bonds are foretelling a different economy than stocks; stock buy backs' adverse market effect. ------ 0:00 - How Long Will Supply Chain Disruptions Be a Factor for Wall St.? 4:27 - Where Did It Come From? 16:27 - What Bonds Are Foretelling About the Economy 24:13 - Corporate Stock Buy Backs...

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Why Stocks and Bonds Do Not Agree

(10/20/21) What are Markets, Interest Rates, and Volatility telling us about the true health of the economy--and your prospects as an investor? Inflation concerns are being inflamed by continuing supply-chain disruptions, and the question remains, 'will this cause higher interest rates, long-term?' Market trends suggest the current rally has legs, and could last into the end of the year. Caveats to this view include what the Fed does with tapering,...

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Navigating Bull vs Bear Markets

Whether Markets are Bullish or Bearish--how do YOU navigate them? Volatility will be Bitcoin's friend. Markets are in post-rally, bullish mode. Investors' job is not to predict, but to manage risk. Issuing debt to finance climate change; government intervention never works out well. ------ 0:00 - How to Navigate Markets, whether Bullish or Bearish 8:32 - Addressing the Challenge of Putting Money Back to Work 20:24 - Playing Poker with Wall Street...

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Stocks to Watch as the Earnings Parade Continues

(10/19/21) Earnings season is well underway, and there are companies of interest to us: Nexflix' adding of classic shows, like "Seinfeld," and investing on new, original programming, portend for subscriber growth. UnitedAirlines has been struggling, thanks to the pandemic travel phobia, so there's room to grow. Johnson & Johnson have also been under pressure, but look at the retinue of items the offer that people need to buy....

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The Bullish vs Bearish Episode (10/19/21): Market Technical Analysis & Commentary from RIA Adviso…

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The Liquidity Episode (10/18/21): Market Analysis & Commentary from RIA Advisors Chief Investment…

Halloween is the second-biggest retail season of the year; will this year's sales be a trick or treat? The first Bitcoin futures-based ETF is blessed by the SEC; will cryptocurrency gain wider acceptance? Where's the market liquidity coming from...and where is it not going? ------ SEG-1: Bitcoin ETF for Halloween: Trick or Treat? SEG-2: Where's the Money in the Markets Coming From? SEG-3: Where the Money in the Markets ISN'T Going SEG-4: Can...

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Where’s the Market Liquidity Coming From–and Going?

Halloween is the second-biggest retail season of the year; will this year's sales be a trick or treat? The first Bitcoin futures-based ETF is blessed by the SEC; will cryptocurrency gain wider acceptance? Where's the market liquidity coming from...and where is it not going? ------ 0:00 - Bitcoin ETF for Halloween: Trick or Treat? 6:45 - Where's the Money in the Markets Coming From? 16:07 - Where the Money in the Markets ISN'T Going 27:08 - Can...

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Will You Trade the First Bitcoin ETF?

(10/18/21) Bitcoin is approaching $61-k as the SEC clears the first futures-based Bitcoin EFT for trading--good times for Bitcoin owners. This obviously opens opportunities for more people to invest, as well as opening the flood gates for a plethora of other Bitcoin issuers to make available more offerings to investors. Still, we haven't seen much mass-adoption of Bitcoin as payment for goods and services because of its volatility. Market futures...

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Financial Fitness Friday (10/15/21): Will #Grinchonomics Steal Christmas?

Inflation is the driver for the Fed, and Grinchonomics may steal Christmas this year; how Grandpa & Grandma Rosso dealt with inflation; the expense differential of going to work vs working from home; key to survival is conservation; transient vs sticky inflation; ------ SEG-1: Grinchonomics, Brandonomics: The End Result is Inflation SEG-2: How Grandpa & Grandma Rosso Dealt with Inflation back in the day SEG-3: Will Inflation Bring the...

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Copy of Financial Fitness Friday (10/15/21): Will #Grinchonomics Steal Christmas?

Inflation is the driver for the Fed, and Grinchonomics may steal Christmas this year; how Grandpa & Grandma Rosso dealt with inflation; the expense differential of going to work vs working from home; key to survival is conservation; transient vs sticky inflation; ------ SEG-1: Grinchonomics, Brandonomics: The End Result is Inflation SEG-2: How Grandpa & Grandma Rosso Dealt with Inflation back in the day SEG-3: Will Inflation Bring the...

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Will #Grinchonomics Steal Christmas?

Inflation is the driver for the Fed, and Grinchonomics may steal Christmas this year; how Grandpa & Grandma Rosso dealt with inflation; the expense differential of going to work vs working from home; key to survival is conservation; transient vs sticky inflation; ------ 0:00 - Grinchonomics, Brandonomics: The End Result is Inflation 7:57 - How Grandpa & Grandma Rosso Dealt with Inflation back in the day 20:05 - Will Inflation Bring the...

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Why the Fed Taper Matters

The Federal Reserve now sees inflation as the driver for its policies, planning to taper QE by November; Bond Markets are predicting at least two rate hikes in 2022; ESG Investing is a Wall St. money heist; the language of the Fed, and why Fed Grammar Matters; Carbon Net Zero lies. ------ 0:00 - Why Inflation is Driving the Fed 11:32 - What Bonds Are Saying About Rate Hikes 22:51 - Better Living Thru ESG Investing...not. -------- Hosted by RIA...

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Markets Sustain Key Support, as Banks Soldier On

(10/14/21) Markets Rally Above the 100-DMA as Earnings Season gathers speed; support remains intact--a good sign, suggesting markets will work their way to the 50-DMA. However, we're rapidly eating up money flow buy signal; best idea is to use this rally to rebalance risk in portfolios. Most banks are reporting better earnings--thanks to share buy-backs and lower loan-loss reserves, boosting bottom line EPS. BOA, Wells Fargo, Morgan Stanley,...

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