Tom Hendrickson

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January 4th, 2015

Happy New Year from all of us at We hope the holiday season was one filled with insightful reflection, quality time with family and friends, great eats and perhaps some indulgence, be it sleeping in, eating too much or some other activity. As they say, everything in moderation, including moderation itself.

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December 21st, 2014

In last week’s Sunday edition of the Premium Daily Newsletter, we discussed three ways to look at the rout, or precipitous decline, in oil prices over the last six months. The full piece is here, but to recap, we looked at it from these three angles:

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December 14th, 2014

Unless you’ve been living under a (shale) rock the past six months, you’ll know that the price of oil has been hammered. Since West Texas Intermediate (WTI, priced in USD), the most commonly referenced “price of oil” in North America, hit more than $107 in June of this year, it is now down more than 45%, closing Friday at a jaw dropping $57.81.

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December 7th, 2014

We just released the newest issue of our monthly newsletter, The Dividend Advisor. Here are several reasons you don’t want to miss it.

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November 23rd, 2014

…As they say, is “low prices.” Economics 101 plays out in the real world everyday in that when prices of goods and services drop, two things should and most often do happen:

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November 9th, 2014

Dickens’ masterpiece “A Tale of Two Cities” starts with:

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness…

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November 2nd, 2014

At dinner with friends on Thursday night the conversation inevitably turned to a discussion about the economy. [By the way, if you know of a more simultaneously loved and sleep-inducing conversation piece (my wife was nearly sleeping), I'd love to know.]

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October 19th, 2014

On Friday I tweeted the following piece from the New York Times…

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October 12th, 2014

Just kidding! I just wanted you to open the email or click the link.

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October 5th, 2014

You don’t have to go far online today to see a synopsis about what celebrity investors are buying, selling and saying on business television or even on Twitter. Heck, they didn’t get to where they are–celebrity investor status–because they’re terrible investors, right? No, of course not, Tom Cruise didn’t become a movie star by being in bad movies … at least early in his career.

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