Investing and Markets

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Our Thoughts on Today's Market Volatility

Stocks broadly took a beating today, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones each down over 3%. This accelerates a downward trend that started in late September, pushing the S&P 500 down almost 5% in...
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The Return of Volatility

Over the past week, it is an understatement to say that “volatility has returned”.  With the major U.S. indices facing correction territory (10% drop from recent highs at mid-day Tuesday), investors...
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Warren Buffett's "Berkshire University": Reflections from the Early Days

After the recent Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting, we asked Tom Quinn to reflect on his experiences as a participant in those meetings in the early days. In this blog post, Tom shares some of...

A Different Spin: How Statistics Is Changing Conventional Thinking (Basketball Analogy)

With March Madness upon us, we can’t help but highlight a fascinating evolution in the sport of basketball over the past ten years. Like “Moneyball” in baseball, it derives from statistics. It’s not...

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