Richard Robinson

Analyst Articles

A diversified portfolio is essential to long-term investment success. That’s because a well-thought-out strategy helps investors earn consistent returns. And it reduces overall portfolio risk. But there’s more to diversification than adding different asset classes to a portfolio. Investors need a balanced approach to diversification. And this need goes well… Read More

A recent report by Accenture highlights an amazing statistic. Its research shows that just 15 public, digital-ecosystem companies have a market capitalization totaling nearly $3 trillion. That’s an average size of roughly $200 billion each.  Even more amazing is the idea that the industry is… Read More

A recent report by Accenture highlights an amazing statistic. Its research shows that just 15 public, digital-ecosystem companies have a market capitalization totaling nearly $3 trillion. That’s an average size of roughly $200 billion each.  Even more amazing is the idea that the industry is… Read More

Editor’s Note: In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a bit of a frenzy developing around cryptocurrencies (and the stocks related to them). This piece from our sister company, StreetAuthority, offers an important reminder for traders that things are not always what they seem… When a business changes its… Read More

The Russell 2000 had a good year — all things considered. The index has gained 13.7% in 2017 compared to a 19.6% return for the broader S&P 500 index. Both indices are charted in the graph below. But something doesn’t pass the smell test. While both indices have… Read More

The Russell 2000 had a good year — all things considered. The index has gained 13.7% in 2017 compared to a 19.6% return for the broader S&P 500 index. Both indices are charted in the graph below. But something doesn’t pass the smell test. While both indices have… Read More