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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.

12 JulETF Due Diligence…or Not?


Advisors are in the trenches trying to understand liquidity needs and blend risk tolerance with capacity for risk into a fortified plan of…

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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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