Withum Wealth Minutes

Short insights from Withum Wealth.

Not-So-Transitory Inflation
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Not-So-Transitory Inflation
This past week, the Consumer Price Index showed that prices in October increased 0.9% from September and 6.2% from October a year prior.
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Meeting “The Rock”, but not George Clooney
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Meeting “The Rock”, but not George Clooney
Laurie and I decided to celebrate our 13th anniversary with a vacation to Italy. The trip would include, among many destinations, a personal journey to the surrounding areas of Palermo to discover family roots.
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What Is “Alpha” and How Has It Evolved Over Time?
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What Is “Alpha” and How Has It Evolved Over Time?
In this week’s Withum Wealth Minute, we wanted to take a moment to discuss and break down an important investment term – Alpha.
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Space Race 2.0?
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Space Race 2.0?
If you have access to Apple TV+, check out the show, For All Mankind.
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Stock Markets and Seasonal Biases
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Stock Markets and Seasonal Biases
Have you ever heard seasonal market-isms? “Sell in May and Go Away” or how about the “Santa Claus Rally” or “The January Effect”, “Window Dressing”, etc. All these market timing patterns sound nice, but how many are true, or worthwhile to follow? Let’s take a look!
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Baffert’s Bumble
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Baffert’s Bumble
Early May brings around pollen, warmer weather, bar-b-que’s and of course, the beginning of Horse Racing’s three most important races. The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing is a feat not many horses can lay claim to – winning the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes in the same year.
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Meltdown of Archegos Capital Management
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Meltdown of Archegos Capital Management
Thought the hedge fund mentions were in the rear-view mirror? Not so fast… Hedge funds have repeatedly found themselves under the microscope as of late, between the Gamestop saga to the more recent meltdown of Archegos Capital Management.
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