StrongVest Insights

Words of financial wisdom from the StrongVest team

Tag: Disciplined investing

The Difference Between Brains and a Bull Market

by Lewis Johnson, Sub-Advisor, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors // Nov 29, 2018

Chief Conclusion Coach Nick Saban’s success at the University of Alabama shows that disciplined processes win championships. In our opinion, investing is no different. Investment returns are something that you earn later, only after you take the risk. Our research process is relentlessly focused on understanding the difference between good risks and bad risks. Identify...

Avoid the Monkey Trap

by Lewis Johnson, Sub-Advisor, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors // Jun 28, 2018

“I made my money by selling too soon.” —Bernard Baruch “Bull markets are born on pessimism, grow on skepticism, mature on optimism, and die on euphoria.” —Sir John Templeton “Quitting while you are ahead is not the same thing as quitting.”  —American Gangster “Hell is truth seen too late.” —Hobbes “Most leave to be on time,...