News & Our Thinking


Full Versions – Investment Outlook – Winter 2019

13 December 2019
Steve Finerty, Chairman, greets guests and reviews Argent happenings.

Logan Finerty, Director of Private Wealth, looks at the psychology of the market.

Ken Crawford, Senior Portfolio Manager, discusses low interest rates and how lower rates are a positive stimulus to the economy for consumers and businesses.

John Meara, President and Chief Investment Officer, talks about start-up businesses in 2019 and why valuation still matters in investing.

Kirk McDonald, Portfolio Manager- Mid Cap Strategy, discusses why mid cap stocks, an often overlooked area of the market, can be a beneficial asset class in a portfolio.

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