How Did Mr. Market Fill Out his NCAA Bracket?

Dear Mr. Market:

We understand you’re likely quite busy the past couple of days with some of the whip saw action in the markets. Maybe all the debt crisis news with Cyprus has you in a sour mood? Perhaps you haven’t had time to look at your NCAA brackets? What if we asked you to choose Indiana or Intel? Now are you interested?

basketball on cashMarch Madness is here! We’re proud to roll out another year of our spin on March Madness. How does a collegiate basketball tournament that captures the majority of America tie into the investment world? Well, aside from the massive amounts of money and time that gets allocated to this event, there are some connections worth looking at. For the past few years we take this time to pontificate which asset classes and what specific stocks may outperform their respective benchmarks over the next year. We happen to be avid sports and hoops fans but as financial advisors we’re joining both passions to attempt to connect some dots. Continue reading