Tag Archives: Financial Markets


Cumberland Advisors & USF Will Hold Panel on Post-Election Financial Markets

Author: , Post Date: November 16, 2020

To help sort through the election results and guide investors through these uncertain times, Cumberland Advisors and the University of South Florida will host a virtual panel discussion on financial markets on Nov. 17 from noon-1:30 p.m. Economists, Portfolio Managers, Researchers, and Academics from the Sarasota-Manatee campus within the USF Muma College of Business and […]

Cumberland Advisors Market Commentary – Three Super New Moons (#28)

Author: David R. Kotok, Post Date: September 27, 2020
Market Commentary - Cumberland Advisors - Three Super New Moons (#28)

Sentiment & Statistical Indicators +Three Super New Moons (Item #28) Some indicators offer guidance. None is perfect. All stimulate thinking. Here’s a sampling about economics, financial markets, health, climate, politics, and, yes, even a forecast from astrology. We’ve saved that for last (#28). 1. The misery index is a long-established statistic. It is simply adding […]

Cumberland Advisors Market Commentary – Interest Rates, Inflation & Markets

Author: , Post Date: August 28, 2019
David R. Kotok

“Americans will always do the right thing — after exhausting all the alternatives.” Winston Churchill? Abba Eban? An Irishman? Apocryphal? For a history of the quote, see: https://quoteinvestigator.com/2012/11/11/exhaust-alternatives/ . When it comes to interest rates, inflation, and financial markets, that hopeful outcome is being sorely tested. We’ll look at some current evidence of US economic trouble […]