About Mike Minter

Mike develops investment portfolio allocations, handles trading and rebalancing, and conducts research and analysis as a Portfolio Manager and Financial Advisor for the firm. As a perpetual student of investing and the markets, Mike considers himself obsessed with the subject. Mike has earned the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) and Certified Fund Specialist® designations. He is also an active member of the Houston chapter of the Financial Planning Association (FPA).   Read Mike's Profile HereRead More Articles by Mike

Have the Rules Changed?

For some investors, there seems to be a constant struggle of wondering whether the rules of investing have changed. Continue reading

Week in Review: S&P 500 Almost a Bear

Each of the major indices fell more than 2.0% this week, as the market remained pressured by growth concerns, heightened volatility, and downwards momentum. Continue reading

Nothing Worth Doing is Easy

Perhaps nothing summarizes the investor experience in 2022 better than the old quote that “nothing worth doing is easy.” Continue reading

Dividend Stocks to Fight Inflation, Rate Hikes?

Inflation in the US has surged to the highest level in nearly 40 years, reaching 8.5% in March 2022. This, coupled with the US Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates, has alarmed many investors. Continue reading

Hidden Risk in Cash

With the uncertainty and market swings of the past few years, it’s certainly understandable that some investors would seek the safety of cash. Continue reading