Larry Maddox Interviewed by Houston Chronicle on Investor Anxiety Amidst Recent Stock Market Plunge

The Houston Chronicle recently published an article covering yesterday’s stock market decline, which saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average drop 2,000 points. Fears related to the new coronavirus and uncertainty surrounding the upcoming presidential election are likely causes for what quickly became the worst day the stock market has seen … Read more »

The Stars at Night Aren’t the Only Things Shining Bright in the Lone Star State!

Robert Kaplan Discusses the Texas Economy at the CFA Society of Houston Luncheon Robert Kaplan, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, spoke recently at a lunch sponsored by the CFA Society of Houston. As Director of Investments for Horizon Wealth Advisors, I am a member of the CFA … Read more »

Larry Maddox Interviewed by U.S. News & World Report about the Importance of Having a Long-Term Savings Plan

Horizon Wealth Advisors Partner and President, Larry Maddox, recently contributed to a U.S. News & World Report article titled “How to Give Yourself a Midyear Financial Checkup” which covers nine things you can do now to increase your savings over the long-term. Maddox specifically addresses why it is necessary for … Read more »

Have No Fear! Why the Recent Inverted Yield Curve Should Not Cause Panic

Yesterday, investors woke up to the news that the yield curve has inverted, which means that short-term bond yields are higher than long-term bond yields.  In this case, investors were focused on the difference between the 2-year and 10-year U.S. Treasury bond yields.  This is considered to be worrisome because … Read more »