With the Dow Industrial Average closing at a new record high yesterday it is a good time to share a few observations. At the risk of being nostalgic, it was October 2007 when the index last recorded the previous high of 14,164.53. It took five and half years to get back to that level... [...]
Protecting Our Clients
We at GKV Capital Management are passionate about what we do. As registered investment advisors, we strive to make sure you have the resources to pursue your passions; now and in retirement. We build separately managed portfolios with direct investment in individual securities to meet each client’s specific needs. The firm has been managing investment assets for more than 35 years providing expertise in stocks, bonds, derivatives, and real estate partnerships. Our total investment performance over the last 10 years has been positive despite the tumultuous equity markets and is well ahead of the S&P 500. We manage assets to address the current economic environment without depending on mutual funds or a buy and hold strategy.
GKV Financial Market Commentary
Many Wall Street observers have pointed out that the equity and fixed income markets are sending mixed signals about what to expect in the near future. On the one hand the stock market is at an all-time high, indicating an improving economy and a positive outlook. On the other hand, the bond market is also at an all-time high, resulting in record low yields, which generally precede a weakening economic environment. On the surface, the two economic indicators appear incongruous.