Independent Advisor Blog
Articles are about big issues affecting readers, individual or corporate.
You may have seen recent media coverage regarding a new fiduciary rule approved by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). This regulation will affect my business and the financial industry as we work under a new set of rules and disclosure requirements but it should not dramatically impact the most important thing to me, which is my relationship with you.Read More
This morning a guest on CNBC said spending by companies on plant, equipment, software, etc. was just around the corner. I’ve heard this for five years. However, as long as short-term stock prices determine executive pay, companies will continue to use company cash to push up their stock price instead of investing.Read More
For the past five to ten years, stock buybacks have been the preferred spending method. Stock buybacks reduce the amount of outstanding stock that boasts the earnings per share, thus causing companies to appear more profitable.Read More