StrongVest Insights

Words of financial wisdom from the StrongVest team

Tag: long-term

Noseless Statues

by Lewis Johnson, Capital Wealth Advisors Co-Chief Investment Officer // Oct 29, 2018

Chief Conclusion We think that a disciplined investment process is the investor’s most valuable tool in a cyclical, changing world. “Many who are first will be last, and the last first.” —Mark 10:31   One of the great things about having home-schooled kids is their curiosity. You really do rediscover the world through their eyes....

Homer’s Iliad

by Lewis Johnson, Sub-Advisor, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors // Oct 08, 2018

Chief Conclusion I drew two conclusions from my re-reading of Homer’s classic Iliad during my family’s annual vacation to the mountains. First, the importance of spending our time, our most precious resource, on that which truly matters. Second, that timeless epics such as the story of the battle for Troy have endured because human nature...