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

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

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Looking Up

Things are looking up as markets have moved solidly higher off of the end-of-June "Brexit" lows.  Interest rates continue to plunge, and additional stimulus gets most of the credit. 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 [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|Advisor, Ameriprise, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Looking Up

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Keep a Stiff Upper Lip

With British leaders calling for investors to "keep a stiff upper lip," extraordinary volatility has accelerated the change in trend for international investments, as well as some growth investments here in the U.S. Mark Scheffler, AIF®, hosts this Three Minute Trend Talk™, highlighting current investment and economic issues, clearTREND™ recommendations for the exchange traded funds [...]

By | June 27th, 2016|Advisor, Ameriprise, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Keep a Stiff Upper Lip

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Brexit, Stage Right

Calm seas have given way to increased volatility over Britain's vote to leave the European Union.  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 [...]

By | June 24th, 2016|Advisor, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Brexit, Stage Right

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Calm Seas

Calm seas in the markets recently, which presents a good opportunity to make sure you're properly positioned going forward.  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 [...]

By | June 7th, 2016|Advisor, Ameriprise, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – Calm Seas

Three Minute Trend Talk™ – While We Wait

Sometimes, investing can be a lot like fishing.  See how as 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 [...]

By | May 17th, 2016|Advisor, Ameriprise, Client, Market and Portfolio Commentary|Comments Off on Three Minute Trend Talk™ – While We Wait