Emerging Market Boom

Emerging markets cash in on two foundations of good investments – investment value and investing belief. Emerging investment value is the only proven feature that outperforms markets in the long run.  Belief is required to hold investments of value if they begin...

Americans Move Abroad

Americans move abroad. A recent article in Barrons entitled, “A new life in Panama” by Bob  Adams tells the story of two young professionals with young children who quit their jobs and immigrated to Panama. Yet the article was much more. It  told of “a silent...

Multi Currency Portfolio Update Winnings

Multi currency portfolio winnings are seen in the latest review of the five multi currency portfolios we created November 1, 2006. They give us three valuable lessons about, #1: short term shifts, #2: value and #3: emerging markets.     Portfolios 2007 July 20 Aug 17...

Multi Currency Portfolio Update #27

The latest review of the five multi currency portfolios we created November 1, 2006 gives us three valuable lessons about, #1: short term shifts, #2: value and #3: emerging markets. First note the performance of the Emerging Market Portfolio.  The 2006 model Emerging...

Ecuador Profits Out of Fashion

Ecuador profits may be out of Fashion but Ecuador’s President may be  good. One frequent concern that readers express when they ask about Ecuador  is about the political stability. This is interesting for two reasons. First, most of these concerns come  from Americans...