An admirer of financial journalist and author Michael Lewis, Jon Gannon, CFP®, has a way with making complex financial concepts simple. He writes for the Simple Truth blog about opportunity zones and other timely estate, charitable, and tax planning topics.
A month ago, the U.S. yield curve—which usually slopes upward—turned downward. Legend has it inversions are bad news—inverted yield curves have preceded each of the last seven recessions. Should investors be worried?
Some investors may be frustrated with the low absolute returns they’ve experienced over the past 10 years. And today’s high stock valuations and inflation risks have many thinking it may only get worse. Are we destined for low returns?