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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.

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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26 JunArgue with Yourself


Do you have convictions in your approach to building and maintaining a portfolio for yourself or your clients? Have you argued…

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14 JunThis is How to Prepare


“Prepare for the worst. ┬áHope for the best.” Reality is most likely found somewhere between those extremes. How can a quote…

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09 JunETFs over Mutual Funds Article


An article on Marketwatch.com titled Why Financial Advisers prefer ETFs over Mutual funds by Robert Powell was brought to my attention…

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25 MayThe Timing of Decisions


After a couple month hiatus (we will announce the reasons for that soon), we’re back in the saddle here on The…

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