Author - Dexter Lyons

Market Update: 01-27-20

The Issachar Fund (LIONX), is about 35% invested in a diverse group of 22 individual growth stocks.  I “rang the register” last week and realized some stock gains in LIONX as the market appeared vulnerable to some profit taking.  I am comfortable with current positions but will not hesitate to sell more stocks should the market...

Market Update: 01-22-20

Here is a link to the latest 4th Quarter Issachar Fund Fact Sheet The Issachar Fund (LIONX), is about 70% invested in a diverse group of individual growth stocks.  I sold the index Short that was not helping returns as the Fed “stepped back on the gas pedal”.  I have been tweaking the portfolio recently, seeking to lock in some...

Market Update: 01-13-20

Here is a link to the latest 4th Quarter Issachar Fund Fact Sheet The Issachar Fund (LIONX), is 70% invested in a group of growth stocks with a 30% Short in technology.  I reduced exposure last week to lock in profits as I believe the market appears ready for a pull-back.  No one that I know has ever gone broke taking profits.  I...

Market Update: 01-07-20

The Issachar Fund (LIONX), is fully invested in growth stocks.  I sold the 10% index short because I became convinced the market was heading higher.  I was expecting the market to sell off on the 1st trading day of the year as investors may have deferred taxable gains into the new year but the market rallied about 1% instead.  That...

Market Update: 12-30-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX), holds 90% growth stocks and a 10% index short.  I sold several stocks that were not performing as expected and I added an index short as a hedge.  Hedging could potentially create profits during a market decline.  If indexes take a steep dive in January, I do not believe the hedging will make the fund...

Market Update: 12-23-19

Click here to watch “My Strategy”. The Issachar Fund (LIONX), is fully invested in growth stocks!  I sold the index short because I became more convinced that this market may be headed higher.  A large majority of LIONX stocks have at least two consecutive quarters of increasing sales and earnings AND double-digit earnings...