For the last several months, we have been issuing repeated warnings about the market. While such comments are often mistaken for “being bearish,” we have often stated it is our process of managing “risk” which is most important.
Beginning in mid-January, we began taking profits out of our portfolios and reducing risk. To wit:
“On Friday, we began the orderly process of reducing exposure in our portfolios to take in profits, reduce portfolio risk, and raise cash levels.”
Importantly, we did not “sell everything” and go to cash.
Since then, we took profits and rebalanced risk again in late January and early February as well.
Our clients, their families, their financial and emotional “well being,” rest in our hands. We take that responsibility very seriously, and work closely with our clients to ensure that not only are they financially successful, but they are emotionally stable in the process….CLICK for complete article