Kuby’s Commentary

Kuby’s Commentary2018-06-14T15:17:30-05:00

Eric Kuby, Chief Investment Officer of North Star Investment Management, writes a weekly commentary on market and economic trends. Here is a sampling of recent commentary:

Reopening Fervor

Last Week: Reopening fervor overwhelmed COVID-19 fever as the S&P 500 surged 3.5% and the Russell 2000 jumped 5.5%! Following that rally the S&P 500 is now higher than it was a year ago: It is also almost 40% higher than it was five years ago, which seems like [...]

May 11th, 2020|

North Star Weekly Update 5.7.2020

NORTH STAR ANNOUNCES NEW ADDITIONS TO TEAM We are excited to announce two new members to North Star. Eric Papenhagen and Harry Petruleas each have over 20 years of serving the financial needs of families. They will be joining the North Star Family Office, which provides a wide range [...]

May 8th, 2020|

Broken Days

Last Week: My standard opening: “Hang in there! As expected, more evidence of the economic fallout, combined with a continued ramp up in global coronavirus cases, has resulted in a 24/7 stream of disturbing headlines.” In the first quarter, which only included a few weeks of some states issuing [...]

May 4th, 2020|

North Star Weekly Update 4.30.2020

NORTH STAR OFFERS FREE FINANCIAL COUNSELING TO THOSE IN NEED We appreciate the people who support our lives right now - first responders and hospital workers, food preparers and deliverers, city workers who keep our city going, teachers conducting classes online, and the myriad of others who are on [...]

April 30th, 2020|

North Star Weekly Update 4.23.2020

While many are using this unique time to reflect and evaluate, this may be an appropriate time to review existing life insurance policies. Whether life insurance is for personal reasons, such as: Family or income protection Estate planning Wealth accumulation …or business purposes, funding: Buy sell agreements Key person [...]

April 30th, 2020|
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