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Baby Booming Business Owners

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

The Baby Boomer Tsunami: テつWhat will it Mean?


It is coming!テつ Born between 1946 and 1964; 76 million strong at birth.テつ More importantly today, Boomers own approximately 10 million businesses.テつ They are between 51 and 69 years of age today.テつ How and when will they transition?テつ What will it mean?テつ Good questions.テつ The answers to which will have a (huge) impact for many industries, including the business valuation, brokerage and legal professions – just like the Boomers have meant for other industries as they have proceeded through the cycles of life.テつ To quote an old Navy saying, “Time, tide and formation wait for no man”.テつ (more…)

Strong Dollar: Tough for U.S. Manufacturing

Wednesday, February 11th, 2015

The dollar has been rising against just about any foreign currency.テつ Sounds great.テつ Our dollar is in demand; must mean our economy (more…)

Buy when others are fearful

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015

Some energy related stocks have been crushed recently as the (more…)