"Almost There" Highlights of the CARES Act

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We should be on the verge of the start of MLB baseball season, with all the anticipation generated by spring training nearly behind us. Like a runner stranded on third base, we are yearning to “cross home plate” in our contest with the COVID-19…

Waiting for Good News

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“The optimist sees the doughnut; the pessimist sees the hole.” ― Oscar Wilde “If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” ― Wayne Dyer Over the past several weeks we all have been inundated with…

Why is COVID-19 Like a Lily Pad?

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Thankfully, COVID-19 finally has everyone’s attention. Why “thankfully”? The coronavirus is like a single lily pad in a pond. Assume a lily pad replicates itself every two days. How many days before the pond is covered in lily pads? 47…

Thoughts on Coronavirus

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Like many around the world, we are saddened by the loss of life and disruption caused by the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19). While the outbreak has already impacted equity and fixed income valuations, we continue to believe it is unlikely…

Is There a Buying Opportunity?

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The fear over the spread of coronavirus and the spike in market volatility this past week are capturing headlines. One question we are being asked by clients is if the current decline in the markets is a “buying opportunity.” To help answer…