Summer Reading

Now that Hurricane Florence has swept away the last remnants of the season, I wanted to share my summer reading with you. For context, it should be noted that I’m a big reader.  Whether it’s reading a few chapters before falling asleep or listening to an audiobook during my morning commute, I typically touch a few different books every day.  And it’s not unusual for me to be in the midst of reading up to three books at a time.  My wife frequently complains about my Amazon book-buying habits and the fact that our apartment “simply cannot hold any more books” (note: this was about 30 books ago).  While it’s true that our little Durham apartment is starting to burst at the seams, I wholeheartedly believe in the importance of reading and continuous learning. … More Summer Reading

Update: Portfolio Performance (since November 25, 2016)

Quick stock performance update – hypothetically speaking, if you had invested in all of the tech companies that I mentioned in the Trump Bump post on November 25, you would have realized a 7.34% aggregate return.  For reference, the S&P 500 gained 2.96% over the same time period.  So, in other words, your portfolio would’ve … More Update: Portfolio Performance (since November 25, 2016)