When Will the Markets Go Back Up?

October 17, 2022 12:15 pm

What follows is a hypothetical conversation in response to the question, “When will the markets go back up?” “Are we there yet?” No. “Do you mean we aren’t at the bottom yet?” Quite possibly. “Or that we aren’t ready for the next turnaround?” That, too. “How long will the bear market last?” That depends, but […]

Investing in Unpredictable Markets

August 29, 2022 9:37 am

The recent market rally inspired several calls from clients asking whether it is time to invest money again, after a bruising first half of the year. With the past week seeing stocks retreat off their recent highs, it is a good time to review how one should invest in unpredictable markets. The S&P reached its […]

Two Sides of the Same Coin: Inflation and Recession

June 13, 2022 11:46 am

Humor me while I repeat myself. There are some points worth making more than once. Especially when it comes to inflation, recession, and the stock market. In my May 2, 2022 Blog, What’s Up with Current Market Volatility, I referenced the following: The Federal Reserve oversees the control of inflation. The key tools the Fed […]

StrategicPoint Promotes Laura Bard to Director of Client Experience & Strategy

June 9, 2022 4:12 pm

Providence, Rhode Island, June 9, 2022 –StrategicPoint Investment Advisors announced today the promotion of Laura J. Bard to Director of Client Experience & Strategy.  In this role, Laura will expand her responsibilities from her previous position as Marketing Manager. The role of Director of Client Experience and Strategy is a first for StrategicPoint and reflects […]

StrategicPoint Promotes Derek Amey to Co-CIO

March 30, 2022 12:09 pm

Providence, Rhode Island, March 30, 2022 – In a move expected to provide long-term leadership continuity, StrategicPoint Investment Advisors announced today the promotion of Derek M. Amey to Co-Chief Investment Officer (CIO).  In this role, Derek will further expand his responsibilities from his previous position of Portfolio Manager. Amey will continue to hold the responsibilities […]

Rate Hikes and Mid-Terms on the Horizon, what do they mean for stock returns?

January 21, 2022 3:33 pm

For the vast majority of 2022 we believe the markets will be waiting and responding to everything the Fed does and everything the Fed says. The working assumption has been that we will see 3-4 rate hikes in 2022. To a certain extent that is already priced into the stock and bond market. As a […]

2022 Market Outlook

January 3, 2022 9:46 am

Looking for the return to normalcy in 2022? Expectations could be the key. 2021: the Economy, Americans, and the Markets During 2021 the economy continued its steep, rapid recovery from the deep, pandemic recession to an economy with close to 5% GDP growth and near full employment. Corporate profits soared, innovation and entrepreneurship accelerated, and […]

Sherri Buteau Joins StrategicPoint Investment Advisors as Client Service Associate, Paraplanner

December 21, 2021 10:59 am

Providence, RI— (December 13, 2021) StrategicPoint announces the addition of Sherri Buteau to their team as Client Service Associate and Paraplanner, further expanding the firm’s capabilities in wealth management. StrategicPoint Investment Advisors, LLC, an independent, fee-based investment advisory firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of Sherri Buteau as Client Service Associate and Paraplanner. Sherri […]