facebook twitter instagram linkedin google youtube vimeo tumblr yelp rss email podcast blog search brokercheck brokercheck

Our Blog

Latest From Our Blog

The Northern Star Newsletter 5/30/19 - Trade Tensions Linger

We are still seeing volatility enter the markets with the Trade and Tariff discussion remaining in the news cycle and little else to unseat it at this point.1. Stormguard and Dorsey are still both favoring equities over income and cash-though in the near term, a bumpy ride is still the captain's most frequent comment over the intercom.

Read More

The Northern Star Newsletter 5/23/19 - Trade News Moves the Market

This past week I was down in Texas (Austin to be exact) where we had opened up an office to help service and support the University of Texas as well as St. Edwards University. While the city was nice-and so was my attempt at riding a scooter through downtown-there was an exchange with a professor who became a client that stuck with me.

Read More

The Northern Star Newsletter 5/16/19 - Higher Tariffs Take Effect

As we noted recently, Wall Street has a wandering eye. Last week, it focused on the new tariff threats in the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute. Stocks fell across five trading sessions: the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 2.12%, the S&P 500, 2.18%; the Nasdaq Composite, 3.03%. International stocks also fell: the MSCI EAFE index declined 3.06%.

Read More

The Northern Star Newsletter 5/2/19 - S&P 500 Reaches a New Peak

It is earning season, and thus far, we are seeing some notable names making a good show of it. This week, 164 S&P 500 companies will be reporting, the FED will conclude a meeting Wednesday on monetary policy and is expected to keep things as is for the time being, and the ISM Manufacturing index is expected to remain steady according to Eric Kuby of North Star Investment Management.

Read More
Check the background of this firm/advisor on FINRA’s BrokerCheck.