Investment Commentary

Mid-Year Asset Class Stoplight

How has Osborne Partners’ asset-class positioning changed since the October 2022 lows? Markets surprised the consensus view in the first half of 2023. Entering the year, the common view for […]

July 17, 2023 | Economics , Investment Commentary |

Now What?

In 2022, equity markets faced a major dilemma. Inflation had launched from core CPI of barely 1% to a level quickly approaching 7%. The economy was growing at a fast […]

April 15, 2023 | Investment Commentary |

The Banking Crisis: The Impact Beyond the Initial Failures

The recent banking crisis, starting with Silicon Valley Bank’s collapse in early March, could have widespread impacts on the markets and economy. The Federal Reserve’s efforts to combat inflation through […]

April 15, 2023 | Investment Commentary |

A Crisis of Confidence

The banking sector has been engulfed by a crisis of confidence. In just a few weeks, numerous events have shaken the market and banking industry. These include the failures of […]

March 27, 2023 | Investment Commentary |

Known Unknowns  

There are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We also know there are known unknowns… “There are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We […]

January 16, 2023 | Economics , Investment Commentary |

Where Will Investors Focus Next?  

A shift in focus may be upon us in U.S. equities. Investors had a lengthy list of worries in the first three quarters of 2022, starting with the omnipresent war […]

2022’s Painful Lessons  

In this piece, we review the important lessons that investors learned so far in 2022, and why our Investment Team strives to avoid these mistakes every day. As the painful […]

July 17, 2022 | Economics , Investment Commentary |

SPACs, CRYPTOs, NFTs, and IPOs: 2000 Déjà Vu and What They Mean for Your Portfolio

Recently, it seems like every day we read a headline about a new SPAC, crypto coin, NFT, or IPO that doubles in value in practically minutes.  Many of these “investments” […]

April 14, 2021 | Investment Commentary |

Investing in Innovation – The Promise and The Perils

There is no denying that electric vehicles (EV) are on the precipice of changing the world of mobility. The disruption brought by this change will likely crown new industry leaders […]

A 2021 Equities Preview. The Questions to Consider Entering the New Year.

The past year will arguably be viewed as the most unique year for equities in our lifetime.  The year started as a promising one for equity markets.  The global economy […]

January 15, 2021 | Investment Commentary |

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