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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.

10 JulTrendfollow to Improve Outcomes


Bob Brinker had a great tweet the other day:  “The Problem with buy and hold is not the math, which proves…

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07 JulThe Q Ratio


In a recent post, link here, we discussed the importance of valuations when it comes to gauging the potential for returns and…

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06 JulWhat Happens When the Fed Leaves?


Last week, we wrote a post discussing the volatility environment we’ve had over the last 8 years and how that’s impacted…

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30 JunThe Market Dictates Flows


Take a look at the chart below.  It’s a chart of the VIX (a measure of volatility) going all the way…

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28 JunMeasure of Odds


This post is the first of a few that will involve the idea of value and the implications of that idea…

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