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Barnett and Company
Wealth Management · Asset Management · Financial Planning · Estate PLANNING
Since 1983, Barnett & Company has provided personalized investment counsel. Our firm specializes in Wealth and Asset Management, Financial Planning, and Estate Planning consultations.
At Barnett & Company, we strive to exceed the expectations of all of our clients. We regard the management of our clients’ investment accounts as an ongoing process of consultation. We regularly meet with our clients to determine their goals and needs, which enhances the value of our relationship with them.
For the past two weeks we have been looking at economic cycles and typical policy responses. But the characteristics of cycles have evolved over time, as have the responses to countercyclical intervention. This suggests a good news-bad news scenario: lower economic volatility, but reduced impact of government responses.
The US has enjoyed an unusually long period of relative stability (the longest stretch of economic growth in our history), but after 10 years, there are some signs that the gas gauge is low. We cannot know when, but is useful to understand why booms turn into busts.