ECONOMICS & INVESTING

The End of the “Meme” Investors?

The End of the “Meme” Investors?

GameStop is the largest video game retailer worldwide. At its 4,816 stores, customers can purchase new or used video games, gaming consoles and accessories or trade in their old items for cash or credit…

Direct Impacts of Higher Oil Prices

Direct Impacts of Higher Oil Prices

Following the Russian Federation’s invasion of Ukraine, Brent Crude Oil futures climbed over $100 a barrel for the first time since 2014. On March 4th, the benchmark price rose by $7.96 to $112.93—the…

Debunking Some Bunk: Is September Really That Bad a Month?

Debunking Some Bunk: Is September Really That Bad a Month?

Sometimes our industry grabs on to a concept and cannot let it go. Is September the worst month from a performance standpoint? Does it almost always go down? Should one avoid the markets in September? Let’s take a quick look.

LISTEN: PM Brendan Ryan on ‘Behind the Markets’

LISTEN: PM Brendan Ryan on ‘Behind the Markets’

BCM Portfolio Manager Brendan Ryan, CFA® joined Jeremy Schwartz and Jeremy Siegel of Wharton Business Radio’s Behind the Markets podcast to discuss why traditional asset allocation methods are no longer sufficient, emerging short- and long-term market trends, and how to use machine learning to pursue prudent risk taking in an era where it’s becoming more necessary than ever.