Excerpted from December 2013 Issue
December 12, 2013
Given the good performance of our tax loss selling stock picks for the last three years, we followed our own stock advice and year-end bounce-picking formula with the 2013 year-end bounce list.Read More
Worried about market timing? Act now to cash in on this lucrative tax loss selling strategy.
December 1, 2013
Given the good performance of our tax loss selling stock picks for the last three years, we are following our own stock advice and year-end bounce-picking formula with this 2013 list.Read More
How will market volatility, interest rates, gold valuation and real estate forecasts impact your wallet?
July 1, 2013
Although we don’t put much faith in stock market forecasts, even our own, those we made at the beginning of the year look pretty good right now. This article offers a brief retrospective and outlines what stock and bond market trends we expect for the second half of 2013.Read More
Excerpted from January 2013 Issue
January 9, 2013
This Turnaround Letter retrospective outlines 2012’s significant S&P 500, MidCap 400 and SmallCap 600 gains—and less significant annual Dow climb--as well as corporate bankruptcy patterns for the past year. George Putnam also looks to 2013 market activity, forecasting a less sizeable S&P gain and cautioning investors against one securities class.Read More
Will economic patterns from 2012 continue into 2013?
January 1, 2013
“A Recap of 2012 and a (Reluctant) Forecast for 2013” outlines 2012’s significant S&P 500, MidCap 400 and SmallCap 600 gains—and less significant annual Dow climb. Looking to 2013, The Turnaround Letter forecasts a less sizeable yet still generous S&P gain but does caution investors against one securities class.Read More
Excerpted from December 2012 Issue
December 11, 2012
George Putnam's discusses hot stock picks that offer the opportunity to cash in on calendar quirks and lock in year-end stock profits.
Year-end investors can use a shorter-term strategy to benefit from calendar quirks.
December 1, 2012
Year-End Bounce Candidates: Losers Become Winners (at Least for a While) names 12 stocks you should consider adding to your portfolio right now in order to lock in year-end stock profits.Read More
How will this Presidential election impact your wallet?
May 1, 2012
The Turnaround Letter analyzes historic election cycle market data and offers its unique insight on the coming months. Read “Whither this Election Year Market” to see how the Obama-Romney battle could impact Wall Street—and your wallet.Read More
December 1, 2011
Most of the time, we focus on fundamental business factors that affect the values of particular stocks. But at this time of the year, we often see artificial selling pressures that may present buying opportunities almost regardless of stock fundamentals or market conditions.Read More
December 1, 2010
At this time of the year, we often see artificial selling pressures that may present buying opportunities almost regardless of stock fundamentals or market conditions. These selling pressures come from two sources… [Identifying ten year-end turnaround, or “bounce”, opportunities across the market]Read More