Chief Investment Strategist / Chief Economist of STA Wealth Mgmt
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Lance Roberts is the Chief Investment Strategist, Chief Economist and member of the investment committee for STA Wealth Mgmt. His primary focuses are macro trends, financial, fundamental and technical analysis of the markets and equities, credit markets, ... more

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NFIB Survey: Previous Recession Warnings Now A Reality
It is small businesses that drive the economy, employment, and wages. Therefore, what the NFIB says is extremely relevant to what is happening in the actual economy, versus the headline economic data from Government sources.
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Technically Speaking: The 4-Phases Of A Full-Market Cycle
Over the last decade, the media has focused on the bull market, making an assumption that the current trend would last indefinitely. However, throughout history, bull market cycles make up on one-half of the “full market” cycle.
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Aaand It’s Gone…The Biggest Support For Asset Prices
Since the passage of “tax cuts,” in late 2017, the surge in corporate share buybacks has become a point of much debate.
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Major Technical Failures Confirm Bear Market Risk
The markets have been clinging onto hope that as soon as the virus passes, there will be a sharp V-shaped recovery in the economy and markets. We acknowledge there will likely be a short-term market surge as the economy initially comes back online.
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Previous Employment Concerns Becoming An Ugly Reality
Unemployment rates in the U.S. are about to spike to levels not seen since the “Great Depression.” Based on the number of claims being filed, we can estimate that unemployment will jump to 15-20% over the next quarter.
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EC 5-Questions Bulls Need To Answer Now
So, is the bear market over? Are the bulls now back in charge? Honestly, no one knows for certain. However, there are 5-questions that “Market Bulls” need to answer if the current rally is to be sustained.
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Radio Talk Show Host
The Real Investment Hour with Lance Roberts
September 2016 - Present (3 years 8 months)

Tune in weekdays from 6-7pm for an hour of your money and how it really works.

Lance has been in the investing world for nearly 30-years and has pretty much been there, done that already. The best thing about the show is Lance has a knack for making finance, economics and investing interesting. Don't miss it.

Chief Investment Strategist and Economist
RIA Advisors
December 2015 - Present (4 years 5 months)

As Chief Economist and Portfolio Strategist I work directly with investors to structure disciplined investment portfolios that adjust for risk over time in the markets. I currently manage individual equity portfolios, ETF strategies and mutual fund allocations for the firm.

I also am the Chief Editor of the Real Investment Report and Real Investment Daily Blog that can be found at www.realinvestmentadvice.com.

Editor-in-chief
Real Investment Advice.com
December 2015 - Present (4 years 5 months)

Real Investment Advice.com is the new home for all of the economic, financial and investingcommentary from Lance Roberts. 


Lance has been publishing and writing for over 15 years and his newsletter and blog are read worldwide by thousands. 

Join the website today for a look behind the data at what is really going on with the markets and your money....

Education

Texas State University-San Marcos
BBA
1983 / 1987
Business. Activities and Societies: US National Martial Arts Team, Head Coach

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Real Investment Report
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Real Investment Advice

A daily dose of financial, market and economic reality built from the data up without the media spin.