Year in Review

2015 – Year in Review

Each January we revisit the year behind us and review what worked well and what didn’t work as well. To set the stage for this year’s conversation, many of the global concerns and challenges of 2014 carried over into 2015 and took markets lower. In…
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Waiting for Return

Waiting for Return

“Patience is not about how long one can wait, but how well one behaves while waiting.”  – Unknown How long must I wait for an average return? Common investment knowledge dictates that a “long run” time horizon is 5 – 10 years. But what does this…
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Tactical Investing

Tactical Investing

“Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat” Sun Tzu, Chinese military general, 500 BC Investment publications and dialog often use the jargon “strategic investing” and “tactical investing,” and at first glance these terms seem to…
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Separation is in the Preparation

Separation is in the Preparation

Separation is in the Preparation Simple mantras can be true and yet completely annoying at the same time. Similar to Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson’s often-repeated refrain, “the separation is in the preparation,” we recognize that Paracle’s reminders to adhere to strategic targets and maintain straightforward…
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