Clients and prospects, non-advisors

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Mid-Year Update 2017

With the midpoint to the year here at the end of the week, we wanted to give you an update on how our managed portfolios are doing.  In a few words, they're all doing quite well. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for [...]

By | June 26th, 2017|clearTREND™, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary, Trend-Following|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Mid-Year Update 2017

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Never Miss A Turn™

Happy Birthday to clearTREND! It's been five years since we created what we believe is the world's first online trend calculator, and the results have been as good as we'd expected. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) [...]

By | May 2nd, 2017|Client|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Never Miss A Turn™

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Thumbs Up

2017 is off to a solid start all around, and it's thumbs up all-around. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) used in all Appleton Group managed portfolios, global investment trends, and more (select 1080p HD for best [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary, Trend-Following|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Thumbs Up

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Introducing Riskalyze

What's your speed?  Introducing Riskalyze. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) used in all Appleton Group managed portfolios, global investment trends, and more (select 1080p HD for best resolution, 720p HD for slower connections). [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Introducing Riskalyze

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – ‘Twas the Week Before Christmas

'Twas the week before Christmas at Appleton Group, here's our Three Minute Trend Talk to keep YOU in the loop... Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) used in all Appleton Group managed portfolios, global investment trends, and more [...]

By | December 20th, 2016|Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – ‘Twas the Week Before Christmas

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – A Market Divided

Uncertainty surrounding the upcoming election is causing something very interesting to happen in the markets. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) used in all Appleton Group managed portfolios, global investment trends, and more (select 1080p HD for best [...]

By | November 15th, 2016|Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – A Market Divided

Quick Comment – The S&P 500 Is NOT the Real Story

Market headlines since the shocking Trump presidential win have shown the S&P 500 and the Dow hitting all-time highs.  True enough, but that's not the real market story that investors need to know.  Here's the broad market performance since Tuesday's market close*: U.S. Stock Market (Wilshire 5000): +1.11%, +$155 Billion International Stock Market (MSCI-ex U.S.): [...]

By | November 11th, 2016|Client|Comments Off on Quick Comment – The S&P 500 Is NOT the Real Story

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Election Economics

Uncertainty surrounding the upcoming election is causing something very interesting to happen in the markets. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) used in all Appleton Group managed portfolios, global investment trends, and more (select 1080p HD for best [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Client|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Election Economics

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Election Uncertainty

Uncertainty surrounding the upcoming election is causing something very interesting to happen in the markets. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) used in all Appleton Group managed portfolios, global investment trends, and more (select 1080p HD for best [...]

By | November 2nd, 2016|Client|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Election Uncertainty

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Interest Rate Rumbles

Fears over rising interest rates caused a rumble in the markets, reinforcing our belief that the markets DO NOT want interest rates to go up. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds (ETFs) used in all Appleton Group managed portfolios, [...]

By | September 14th, 2016|Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Interest Rate Rumbles