Rational Investing

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The Red Flag of High Yields
September 18, 2017

Several years ago, our client Phil M. asked for our opinion about a municipal bond that he was told by a Florida bond salesman paid 10%.

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Maggie the Cat, Part 2
September 4, 2017

We pick up about three months after Maggie the Cat left my office at the bank, me shaking my head as she departed, wondering if I would ever get her to diversify her portfolio.

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“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” Chinese Proverb
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Maggie the Cat, Part 1
August 28, 2017

Her name was Margaret, but I called her "Maggie the Cat," a sobriquet picked up from Tennessee Williams' Cat on A Hot Tin Roof.

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Some Might Make a Mistake
September 11, 2015

Years ago, when the S&P stock guide was a 'had-to-have' research source, there were those who would peruse the pages looking for high dividends yields.

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