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“The American people have a love-hate relationship with inflation. They hate inflation but love everything that causes it.” — William E. Simon, American businessman and philanthropist who served as the 63rd United States Secretary of the Treasury On Friday, we learned the personal consumption expenditure (PCE) price index was up 3.6% year-over-year in April. The core PCE price index, which excludes food and energy, was up 3.1%, the...

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“A good summary of investing history is that stocks pay a fortune in the long run but seek punitive damages when you try to be paid sooner.” —Morgan Housel, partner at The Collaborative Fund and former columnist at The Motley Fool and The Wall Street Journal By this time last year, the World Health Organization had declared Covid-19 was a worldwide pandemic. In the U.S., stringent measures were implemented to slow the spread of...

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It’s a lie and it’s a scam.— Lenny Kravitz, American singer-songwriter “Slam the Scam” Day Thursday, March 4, 2021 has been designated as the second annual National “Slam the Scam” Day. The goal is to raise public awareness of government imposter telephone scams, which continue to spread across the United States. Last year, the Social Security Administration (SSA) received over 718,000 reports of Social Security-related telephone...

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“I cannot tell you anything that, in a few minutes, will tell you how to be rich.  But I can tell you how to feel rich—which is far better, let me tell you firsthand, than being rich.  Be grateful.” –Ben Stein, actor and investment commentator Last week, The Nalls Sherbakoff Group was closed on Thursday and Friday so we could gather with our families on what we like to call “Be Grateful Day.” We are grateful for the many...

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“The intelligent investor is a realist who sells to optimists and buys from pessimists.” — Benjamin Graham, British-born American economist, professor and investor Before we talk about the economy, the markets, COVID-19 pandemic, or economic inequality, we would like to review with you our general principles for helping you reach your most cherished financial goals and objectives. We believe all enduring, successful investing is...

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The Hedge Monster – The Market Roller Coaster From Lee Sherbakoff,The Nalls Sherbakoff Group, LLC. Dear Friends, Last November the magazine Travel and Leisure published “The World’s Tallest, Fastest, Loopiest Roller Coasters.” Regardless of Travel and Leisure’s opinion of theme park roller coasters, there has never been a more thrilling, gut wrenching, and heart pounding roller coaster than the U. S. stock market beginning...

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