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Weekly Bottom Line

On April 13, 2021, Posted by , In Weekly Bottom Line, With No Comments

U.S. equities jumped early last week and continued to move higher over the course of it despite the prospect of higher corporate taxes announced by the Biden administration. A few dark spots in the short-term outlook are supply chain disruptions, which are pushing up prices and weighing on deliveries in…

The Earnings Boom is Here

On April 13, 2021, Posted by , In Weekly Market Commentary, With No Comments

The outstanding fourth-quarter earnings season we had in 2020 is a tough act to follow, but 2021’s first quarter has the makings of another potentially great earnings season. The reopening of the economy continues to move forward, and corporate America has done an excellent job managing through the pandemic. In…

How High-Income Earners Can Prepare for New Tax Laws

On March 25, 2021, Posted by , In Taxes, By , With No Comments

High-income earners have expressed concerns about potential new tax laws under the Biden administration that could affect their short- and long-term financial future. Many of the proposed policy changes will have significant implications for those earning more than $400,000 a year. As a credit union executive, you may fall into…

Winter 2019 Newsletter:
ACT Photo Contest – 2019 Winners and 2020 Theme

On October 22, 2020, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

This past year’s ACT Tote Bag Photo Contest theme was “Loved Ones” and we were delighted to see so many clients enjoying the company of their loved ones (along with their ACT swag)! Congratulations to our randomly-selected winners, Vijay and Shaila, who shared pictures of their trip together to Iceland….

Wes Johnson on NPR: Is the Stock Market Predicting a Good Economy Ahead?

On August 26, 2020, Posted by , In Radio Interviews,Wes Johnson CFP®, With No Comments

You’ve probably noticed that since the pandemic hit and drove the stock market into a steep decline, it has rebounded significantly. The tech-heavy NASDAQ, in particular. Yet the economy is far from where it was pre-COVID. The stock market has a history of being a leading economic indicator. Is that…

Summer Newsletter: Behind the Scenes at Our New Location

On July 8, 2020, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

We are so excited to be settling into our new location in downtown Asheville! We are looking forward to a time when we can give you an in-person tour. Until then, we hope you enjoy these behind-the-scenes pics.

Summer Newsletter: Congratulations Maris!
Graduating During COVID-19

On July 8, 2020, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

Maris English joined ACT Advisors part-time in March of 2020 when Asheville High School moved to online classes. During her short time here, she has done everything from coordinating the advisors’ appointments to sending out our weekly market commentary emails. Before graduation, Asheville was included on a list of the…

Summer Newsletter Thank You Healthcare Heroes
Client Spotlight: Dr. Polly Watson, MD

On July 8, 2020, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

All of us at ACT Advisors are deeply grateful to healthcare workers in these challenging times. To all of our clients who are doctors, nurses, technicians, transporters, pharmacists, and anyone who supports patient care, we thank you. Whether you are working the frontlines, researching, educating, or administering, we appreciate you…

Summer Newsletter Thank You Healthcare Heroes
Client Spotlight: Dr. Robert A. Harrington, MD

On July 8, 2020, Posted by , In Newsletters, With No Comments

All of us at ACT Advisors are deeply grateful to healthcare workers in these challenging times. To all of our clients who are doctors, nurses, technicians, transporters, pharmacists, and anyone who supports patient care, we thank you. Whether you are working the frontlines, researching, educating, or administering, we appreciate you…

Market Volatility and the Coronavirus

On February 28, 2020, Posted by , In Articles,Doug English CFP®, With No Comments

Dear Valued Clients, In these volatile markets we want you to know your ACT Advisors team is on top of what is happening with daily research calls and up to the minute technical data. We are actively looking for opportunities to advance and protect your portfolio and making plans for…