Financial Planning

Hatchet Job

Posted on January 13, 2012 by David Laidlaw Short sellers are often vilified by company managements and Wall Street’s public relations arms. However, short sellers are frequently

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Volatility Is Back

Posted on October 10, 2011 by David Laidlaw After a quiet winter, spring and early summer, fear has predominated all of the markets since August. The S&P 500 dropped

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Debt Tango

Posted on August 1, 2011 by David Laidlaw Over the past few weeks, the country has focused on whether or not our dysfunctional government will be able

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Greed Trumps Fear

Posted on April 7, 2011 by David Laidlaw Sitting in a hotel near duPont Circle in Washington recently, I took a rare opportunity to watch CNBC. Though

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