2018 Quarter 2 Review: Relative Strength Series

2018 Quarter 2 Review: Relative Strength Series

2018 Quarter 2 Review: Relative Strength Series Commentary When you look at a fund’s returns, the numbers assume that investors bought it at the beginning of a period and held it until the end. That’s usually not the case. Investors, often driven by emotions, tend to make unsound investment decisions, such as pulling out of […]

2018 Quarter 1 Review: Relative Strength Series

2018 Quarter 1 Review: Relative Strength Series

2018 Quarter 1 Review: Relative Strength Series Commentary Despite some newfound market volatility, which caused the market to move considerably from day to day, there was no meaningful deterioration in the signals that we use to determine when to put the defense on the field. The signals indicated that we should maintain a maximum allocation […]

2017 Quarter 4 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 4 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 4 Review: Relative Strength Series Description The NewSquare Relative Strength Series is a suite of portfolios designed for growth-oriented investors – conservative, moderate, aggressive. A primary objective of each portfolio is to pivot between wealth accumulation (offense) and wealth preservation (defense) in a timely fashion. These portfolios are rules-based and designed to follow […]

2017 Quarter 3 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 3 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 3 Review: Relative Strength Series Description The NewSquare Relative Strength Series is a suite of portfolios designed for growth-oriented investors – conservative, moderate, aggressive. A primary objective of each portfolio is to pivot between wealth accumulation (offense) and wealth preservation (defense) in a timely fashion. These portfolios are rules-based and designed to follow […]

2017 Quarter 2 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 2 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 2 Review: Relative Strength Series Description The NewSquare Relative Strength Series is a suite of portfolios designed for growth-oriented investors – conservative, moderate, aggressive. A primary objective of each portfolio is to pivot between wealth accumulation (offense) and wealth preservation (defense) in a timely fashion. These portfolios are rules-based and designed to follow […]

2017 Quarter 1 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 1 Review: Relative Strength Series

2017 Quarter 1 Review: Relative Strength Series Description The NewSquare Relative Strength Series is a suite of portfolios designed for growth-oriented investors – conservative, moderate, aggressive. A primary objective of each portfolio is to pivot between wealth accumulation (offense) and wealth preservation (defense) in a timely fashion. These portfolios are rules-based and designed to follow […]

2016 Quarter 4 Review: Relative Strength Series

2016 Quarter 4 Review: Relative Strength Series

2016 Quarter 4 Review: Relative Strength Series Description The NewSquare Relative Strength Series is a suite of portfolios designed for growth-oriented investors – conservative, moderate, aggressive. A primary objective of each portfolio is to pivot between wealth accumulation (offense) and wealth preservation (defense) in a timely fashion. These portfolios are rules-based and designed to follow […]

2016 Presidential Election Through a Technical Lens

2016 Presidential Election Through a Technical Lens

Throughout the lead-up to Election Day 2016, one thing has been certain: in a single 24-hour period the election will quickly transform itself—from being an anticipated event, to becoming an event of history.  Then, instead of stories about projections based on polling, attention will turn to analysis of the results.  And when the 2020 election […]

2016 Quarter 3 Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2016 Quarter 3 Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2016 Quarter 3 Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series STRATEGY DESCRIPTION The NewSquare RELATIVE STRENGTH Series is a suite of portfolios designed for growth-oriented investors—conservative, moderate, aggressive. A primary objective of each portfolio is to pivot between wealth accumulation (offense) and wealth preservation (defense) in a timely fashion. These portfolios are rules-based and designed to follow the […]

2016 Quarter 2 Review:  RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2016 Quarter 2 Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2016 Quarter 2 Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series While the biggest global event in the 2nd quarter was the British population voting to exit the European Union (“Brexit”), the biggest Relative Strength “event” was witnessing Commodities overtake all other asset classes for the #1 ranking, where it now sits.  This is the first time since October 2011 that Commodities has […]

2016 Quarter 1 Review:  RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2016 Quarter 1 Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2016 Quarter 1 Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series Are we witnessing a similar setup to a 2008 market decline?  Or, have we seen another 2011 period, a market pause before a sustained move higher?  Convincing cases can be made for both scenarios, but by following a rules‐based system, we can avoid speculating as to which scenario we find ourselves.  As the […]

2015 Year in Review:  RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2015 Year in Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series

2015 Year in Review: RELATIVE STRENGTH Series With 2015 officially in the books, we would like to take a look at how our Relative Strength strategies reacted over the past year during the high levels of volatility the market experienced, most notably in late August, but continues to experience as we move into 2016. These […]