Senior housing set to soar

United States demographics indicate that the senior population in this country is growing at twice the national average. As more and more Baby Boomers retire in the years ahead the demand for senior housing is set to skyrocket. Independent living facilities, where the...

Are we there yet?

This week we witnessed the first substantial correction in the stock market of the year. What matters most to investors now is whether we are at the end of the decline or the beginning of something worse. We’ve seen the lows, in my opinion, but that doesn’t mean we...

Markets are supposed to pull back

It was a sea of red for stocks this week. Global markets broke a seven-month trading range and the rest is history. Consider this week’s decline a positive development. Here’s why. Over the last seven months, the S&P 500 Index has traded in a narrow range between...

The Marijuana Market

Only four states have legalized marijuana for recreational use so far. Another 23 have given the nod for using cannabis for medical usage. Today it is a $2billion industry that is set to grow substantially in the years ahead if more states jump on the band wagon....

Not all bonds are the same

Bond holders are holding their breath as they wait for the Federal Reserve Bank to begin hiking short-term interest rates. Most investors are expecting all bonds to take a hit at the outset of the country’s first rate hike in nine years. What happens after that may...