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Wisconsin Select 401(k) Launch Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 26, 2016 (APPLETON, WI) Appleton Group is pleased to announce the launch of the Wisconsin Select 401(k) Program, an employer-sponsored retirement plan platform comprised exclusively of in-state investment managers, administrators, advisors and plan fiduciaries. This important new retirement plan platform is designed to help Wisconsin-domiciled corporations, non-profits and government entities [...]

By | 2017-08-31T08:56:31+00:00 February 3rd, 2016|Advisor, Client, Events, WISelectAdvisor, WISelectIM|Comments Off on Wisconsin Select 401(k) Launch Event

Quick Comment – Markets at Critical Juncture

The recent wild market swings continue this week as soothing comments out of Europe have revived hopes of additional stimulus as soon as next month.  In our firm's risk managed strategies, we've held no exposure this year to foreign emerging markets (down -13.15% YTD) and we've eliminated exposure to foreign developed markets (-11.58% YTD) several [...]

By | 2016-11-15T11:27:01+00:00 January 21st, 2016|Advisor, Client|Comments Off on Quick Comment – Markets at Critical Juncture

Quick Comment – Challenging Start to the Markets for 2016

The markets are demonstrating significant turbulence to start 2016, led lower by overseas markets and a continued rout in commodity prices.  Concerns over economic growth, the future of Fed stimulus, currency devaluations by China, as well as geopolitical concerns have all contributed to market weakness.  It's been a perfect storm to start the New Year. [...]

By | 2016-11-15T11:27:09+00:00 January 7th, 2016|Advisor, Client, Quick Comment|Comments Off on Quick Comment – Challenging Start to the Markets for 2016

Appleton Group Proud to Sponsor Wisconsin Public Television, Radio

Appleton Group is proud to announce our ongoing support for two popular state institutions during 2016: Wisconsin Public Television and Wisconsin Public Radio. Fans of Downton Abbey, Sherlock and the PBS Newshour have likely seen our recently produced video spot, but if you haven't you can see it here: y26fOzhzxMA   As longtime fans [...]

By | 2016-11-15T11:27:13+00:00 January 6th, 2016|Advisor, Client|Comments Off on Appleton Group Proud to Sponsor Wisconsin Public Television, Radio

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Welcoming in 2016

Mark Scheffler 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). vAP6Dej9FCo

By | 2016-11-15T11:27:18+00:00 January 5th, 2016|Advisor, Client|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Welcoming in 2016

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Whipsaw

Mark Scheffler 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). 4ttGyWvouw4

By | 2016-11-15T11:27:21+00:00 December 14th, 2015|Advisor, Client|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Whipsaw

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Commodity Crash

Mark Scheffler 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). j7TH20K8b88

By | 2016-11-15T11:27:25+00:00 December 8th, 2015|Advisor, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Commodity Crash

Happy Thanksgiving from The Appleton Group

Our American tradition of recognizing the great bounty of the harvest season is as old as our country itself.  So we take a moment to give thanks for the many blessings of our lives, not just today but everyday.  View this special Thanksgiving message from all of us at The Appleton Group (select 1080p HD [...]

By | 2016-11-15T11:27:36+00:00 November 25th, 2015|Advisor, Client|Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving from The Appleton Group

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – No Man’s Land

Mark Scheffler 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). 7Cvn6AJLBAU [separator style_type="shadow" top_margin="40" bottom_margin="40" sep_color="" icon="" width="" class="" [...]

By | 2015-11-24T09:03:49+00:00 November 16th, 2015|Advisor, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – No Man’s Land