Market Update: 09-09-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX), is fully invested in Muni Bonds, Mortgage Bonds, International Bonds and Gold.  I reduced our bond exposure last week due to a spike in rates which caused our bond positions to decline in value.  I did not sell our gold position, but it is on my sell “watch” list in case I am wrong.  I was expecting...

Market Update: 09-03-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) (BRI, Risk Managed, Trend Following, Alternative Hedge Fund Like Mutual Fund, seeking low-correlation) is fully invested in Muni Bonds, Mortgage Bonds, International Bonds and Gold.  Our current positions have performed well.  I am a “trend follower” at heart which means I look for up-trends (mainly) or...

Market Update: 08-26-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) – Risk Managed BRI – is fully invested in Muni Bonds, Mortgage Bonds, International Bonds and Gold.  I increased allocations to our bond position by adding a mortgage bond ETF last week as my bond conviction level increased.  I am concerned with the current annualized growth rates of our positions...

Market Update: 08-19-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) – Risk Managed BRI – is fully invested in Muni Bonds, International Bonds and Gold. I sold all stock positions as the stock market tested the 8/5/19 low and stops were triggered.  Muni bonds and gold have been performing well as interest rates continue to decline and investors run for cover.  Muni...

Market Update: 08-12-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) is fully invested in Muni Bonds, International Bonds, Growth Stocks, and Gold.  I added a few more growth stock positions (15%), an international bond ETF (20%) and I sold the preferred stock ETFs due to a stop loss being triggered.  Munis and gold continue to act very well in this low interest rate environment...

Market Update: 08-05-19

The Issachar Fund (LIONX) is fully invested in Muni Bonds, Preferreds, Stocks, Small Cap Index Short and Gold.  I added a few more long stock positions that were exhibiting signs of institutional accumulation after delivering a “surprise” earning report.  I kept the index short and gold positions on as a hedge incase the market heads...