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VIDEO: GHPIA Investment Risk Series: Financial and Fiscal Risk

July 15, 2021

Our series on how we think about investment risk and reward continues with this installment, which looks at the impact that public debt has on the economy and markets. Learn...

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U.S. Debt is a Problem, But No Need to Call 911 Just Yet

June 30, 2021

Despite the recent necessary spikes in government spending, investors should now watch public debt levels carefully.

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A Challenging Side Effect of COVID: Government Debt

June 30, 2021

Government debt will continue to be a long-term pandemic side effect, one that investors in international markets may endure safely if they devote increased scrutiny to deficits, tax rates, and...

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VIDEO: GHPIA’s 2021 Economic Outlook Forum

May 14, 2021

At our recent Economic Outlook Forum, GHPIA's advisors assessed the post-pandemic economy and the opportunities and risks investors face amid the recovery. Watch it here.

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VIDEO: Meet the GHPIA Team

May 13, 2021

Get to know the whole GHPIA team, the amazing group of experienced, caring experts who guide you and walk beside you as you confront financial challenges and big emotional decisions.

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VIDEO: The GHPIA Investment Risk Scorecard: Profit Stability Score

April 15, 2021

As our series on how we determine risk and reward continues, learn about our Investment Risk Scorecard and how we separate companies with dependable profits from riskier firms with...

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How GHPIA Screens Stocks for Your Portfolio

March 31, 2021

Our Investment Risk Scorecard helps us quantify the exposure of companies and industries to risk, based on these five fundamental metrics...

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VIDEO: Applying the GHPIA Valuation Benchmarks: Part 2 — 2008 Financial Crisis

February 17, 2021

Learn how GHPIA evaluates risk and reward in our investment selection process. Our ongoing series of short videos about our benchmarking process continues with a case study of the 2008...

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Negative Capability and the Emotions of a Market Cycle

December 31, 2020

Here are three guidelines investors should use to weather the highs and lows of a tumultuous market cycle like that of the past year.

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VIDEO: Applying the GHPIA Valuation Benchmarks: Part 1 — 1999 .com Stock Bubble

December 9, 2020

How does GHPIA evaluate risk and reward when we choose investments? Learn how in our ongoing series of short videos about our time-tested benchmarking process, which begins with this one,...

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How Will the Election Affect Your Investments?

October 22, 2020

Investors may be wondering what moves they should make to cushion their portfolios against the possible repercussions of the 2020 presidential election. But as our research shows, in the long...

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It’s 10 P.M.: Do You Know Where Your Municipal Bonds Are?

September 30, 2020

Investors should dig deeper into the “safe” part of portfolios and decide if the risk of individual municipal bonds is worth the reward.

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As China Pressures Hong Kong, How Should Investors React?

June 30, 2020

China is flexing its muscle, menacing Hong Kong and stirring up geopolitical tension, with broad implications for the financial markets.

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VIDEO: Fiscal Fitness — Why Diversification Matters

June 30, 2020

This video shows why it's important for investors to exercise all the financial muscles in their portfolios, rather than just attending to the ones they're most familiar with, like the...

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Fiscal Fitness: Why Diversification Matters

June 30, 2020

Diversification is among the most fundamental, well-accepted concepts for investors and is at the core of GHPIA’s investment philosophy. But the S&P 500 index is less diversified than many investors...

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VIDEO: GHPIA’s Coronavirus Town Hall

March 25, 2020

Watch our recent webinar, in which GHPIA team leaders Brian Friedman, Mike Sullivan, and Carin Wagner discussed the economic and financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and how GHPIA is...

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Financial New Year’s Resolutions: Self-Help Promises for Financial Well-Being You Can Actually Keep

January 3, 2020

Here’s a set of financial New Year’s resolutions that anyone can follow. Even just doing a few of these will help improve your financial health.

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The Case for Optimism: A Global Economy Retrospective — 1999-2019

December 31, 2019

Despite the volatility and chaos of last 20 years, many people will be surprised to learn that our planet and our country are wealthier and more peaceful than at almost...

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The Mighty Consumer to the Rescue

September 30, 2019

What is often lost within the din of negative economic news, the daily Twitter provocations, and stock market volatility is a vibrant U.S. consumer spending backdrop, which could be the...

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Are IPOs Partying Like It’s 1999?

June 30, 2019

With innovative companies like Uber, Lyft, Pinterest, Airbnb, Zoom, and Beyond Meat going public in recent months, it feels like 1999 all over again. Except this time is different. Investors...

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