116: The Ho Ho Rally

 

In this episode KT discusses:

 

  • The market’s so-called Santa Claus Rally
  • What could contribute to the end of the year gains
  • Why the rally may not matter

 

Key Takeaways:

  • Most big investors take December off
  • There might be tax reasons for the rally
  • End of year rallies are random

 

Quotes:

 

“If people are more optimistic and the pessimist are on vacation, then stocks can actually rise.” –  KT

 

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About the author, Kathleen

Kathleen Thomas, who often goes by KT, has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry and understands the need for women to take control of their financial lives.

A Certified Investment Management Analyst, Chartered Life Underwriter, and Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner, Thomas earned her degrees in Finance and Political Science from Salem College.

Prior to founding NewDay Solutions, an independent Registered Advisor Firm, Thomas spent 20 years as a private wealth advisor for Ameriprise Financial Services. Many of her earliest clients continue to work with her.

Thomas is an avid long-distance runner and triathlon participant. She has completed the Boston Marathon seven times and the Ironman Distance Triathlon three times. She has volunteered as coach and mentor for Girls on the Run New Hampshire and Team in Training.

Raised in Newton, Massachusetts, Thomas now lives in Seabrook, New Hampshire, with her husband, John. They have one daughter.

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