Prato PerspectivesSome thoughts and insights for the long term investor
The Randomness of the Markets Explained
March 10, 2023 Last month we looked at the different sectors of the US stock market and could see the variability of returns of each sector from month-to-month and over the longer term, from one year to the next. This month, we are looking at different asset classes...
How Much is Enough to Retire
March 6, 2023 A recent Bloomberg article, “How Much Do Investors Say They Need to Retire? At Least $3 Million”, noted that roughly two-thirds of investors they polled wanted between $3 million and $5 million as a nest egg before they retire. $3 million to $5 million...
Sector Flip Flop
February 15, 2023 Many investors will look at historical returns to determine what may be a profitable investment for the future. This could be choosing a stock, fund, or sector of the market to invest in. When looking at historical data, it can be easy to...
Fear of Missing Out, Part II
A Financial Well Check
Many set goals for a new year, such as eating healthier, reading one book a month, getting in better shape, … the list goes on and is specific and unique to everyone. At Prato Capital, we see the start of every new year as a great time to review and update our client’s Financial Life Plan (FLP) if necessary. This month we will look specifically at some of the legal components of an FLP and how to always have easy access to these very important documents.