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Market Timing: A Losing Strategy

We would like to spend the entirety of this first post discussing a reoccurring question we receive: “Why can’t you just ride the market to its peak and then exit right before the inevitable correction?”   We understand where this question is coming from. Market timing is an intriguing concept on the surface – if we...

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Trade-off: Risk and Return

Investors typically focus on returns. ‘How much money am I making’ ‘How much money did I lose’ ‘Am I getting better returns than the S&P/ my neighbor/ the guy on TV’.   All of those are relevant questions, but without a consideration of the risk involved, the answers themselves are meaningless.   To incorporate the concept of risk...

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Second Quarter 2018 Update

Globescan Capital was founded on the principle that investing in high quality companies at attractive prices is the best and most consistent strategy to achieve long-run risk adjusted performance. This remains as true today as it has ever been. Regardless of political changes, market movements and other investment fads, we have maintained and will...

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