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The Backcourt Report

We're former basketball players, backcourt teammates in fact. We appreciate a good assist that leads to a score. That's what this blog is about. Through it we offer our investment training and insights...and sometimes a dose of hoops analogy...as an assist to your investment plays.

05 JanActive or Passive – What is the better approach to investing?


What is the better approach to investing – Active or Passive Investment Management? It’s a question debated over the years. Passive…

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29 DecThe Benefit of an Open Mind


I came across a post today from Brendan Mullooly and thought it was worth reflection as he makes great points and touches…

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15 DecWhat The Best Stocks Have In Common……


Last Tuesday, after a presentation we held in Charlotte, North Carolina a friend of ours, Derek Hernquist who attended, forwarded us…

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02 DecThe Real Risk


Do private investors view risk as standard deviation or some other statistical measure of volatility?  The answer is No. Private investors…

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01 DecThe Best Video You Will Watch Today


This video was sent to me today and it’s worth the watch…you have to respect the creativity!  Easily the best bench…

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