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The Benefits of Staying the Course through 2008-2009

At O’Brien Greene we don’t try to time the market.  Generally speaking, we stay fully invested, although the asset allocations of our portfolios may shift when broader market conditions warrant.  Here’s an interesting chart from a recent Fidelity presentation making the case ... read more...

Time to Clean the Fishtank

22 September, 2011 by Ben O'Brien in Commentary
As I write the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 475 points, or about 4.3%. At the same time the stock market is tumbling, the bond market is soaring. Here it is a bit confusing for the layman, because bond yields and bond prices move in the opposite direction, and it is the practice in the ... read more...