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Ask the Rational Investor: Assessing Stocks' Competitive Strategy
Perhaps you’ve undergone strategic planning at your workplace, company, or a local non-profit board and experienced a SWOT, or Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats analysis.
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Ask the Rational Investor: Good Investors Stay Ready for Pop Quizzes
A good investor is always ready for a pop quiz, and market volatility often tests that readiness for finding attractive investments.  

Quick price declines can cause investors angst, especially if their asset allocation leans too aggressively towards equities.
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Investment Outlook: First Quarter 2022 - The Seesaw Effect
Interest rates have been in the spotlight all year, with changes having all sorts of ripple effects on the economy from Wall Street to Main Street.
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Investment Outlook: First Quarter 2022 - Fingerprints of a Great Business
Dusting for the fingerprints of a great businessAt Beese Fulmer, we are constantly on the hunt for high-quality businesses.
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Investment Outlook: First Quarter 2022 - Risk and Reward
How We Evaluate the Risk and Reward of a StockNo one has yet found the perfect formula for picking stocks.   It is more of an art than a science, as numerous changing variables affect a stock’s price.
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Ask the Rational Investor: Finding Defensive Value Stocks
The first quarter of 2022 has been off to a wild start with the Federal Reserve now starting to address rising inflation and the Russian conflict in Ukraine.
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Ask the Rational Investor: Lessons from Warren Buffett
Famed investor Warren Buffett and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway recently released their annual report and investor letter.
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Investment Outlook: Fourth Quarter 2021 - Football or Football
Just because it sounds the same doesn't mean it is.  

A common, long-discussed theme is that European stocks are cheaper than US stocks.
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Investment Outlook: Fourth Quarter 2021 - Fossil Fuels vs Renewable Energy
A recent Wall Street Journal special section, titled “How Far Have We Really Gotten With Alternative Energy?” highlighted that the share of fossil-fuel-generated electricity dropped from 67% in 2010 to 60% in 2021.
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Investment Outlook: Fourth Quarter 2021 - Environmental, Social, Governance, and Rational Thinking?
Environmental, social, and governance characteristics are increasingly used as criteria when professional investors diligence new opportunities.
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Ask the Rational Investor: Investing in Critical Software
Long-term investors attempt to predict what a business may look like in 3, 5, and even 10 years into the future; believing that long-term value creation comes from owning a great business for many years.
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Investment Outlook: Fourth Quarter 2021 - Market Recap
It’s all a matter of perspective.   Looking at the quarter in its entirety would reveal one of the more volatile periods of the year, with near-daily sector rotations and dramatic headline reactions.
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Ask the Rational Investor: Market Outlook 2022
As we review earnings, sales, and economic growth for 2022 we think investors should focus on several interrelated but key items:

Will inflationary pressures end up being transitory as Federal Reserve President Jerome Powell has been predicting? Economists expect to see...
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Investment Outlook: Third Quarter 2021 - The Search for Yield Can be a Dangerous Game
In a perfectly efficient market, the only way to reap larger returns is to take on larger amounts of risk.
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Investment Outlook: Third Quarter 2021 - Is Apple's Tim Cook Your Friend?
Pending infrastructure legislation is currently wreaking havoc on Congress. Disagreements on everything from the price tag to the specifics of certain programs have stalled the two promised bills for months now.
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Beese Fulmer Named to CNBC FA 100 List
CANTON, Ohio, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Beese Fulmer Private Wealth Management, a leading Northeast Ohio private investment firm, has been named to the 2021 CNBC FA 100 list of top U. S. registered investment advisors (RIAs).
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