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Stock Talk: Keeping You Connected to Your Money
with Chris Perras, CFA®

Stock Talk is a weekly podcast dedicated to discussing the Investment Team's perspective on what's happening in the market. Hosted by Chief Investment Officer Chris Perras, each episode brings you our views on stocks, the market, and the economy — with a little education thrown in for good measure. Listen each week and help stay connected to your money! Also available on Spotify, Google Play and Podbean.

Important disclosures:
Content of Oak Harvest podcasts expresses the views of the speaker and is for informational purposes only.  Oak Harvest believes that any data, articles, or information cited are reliable at the time of creation, but does not warrant any information contained herein to be correct, complete, accurate, or timely.  The views and opinions expressed herein may change without notice. Strategies and ideas discussed may not be right for you — and nothing in this podcast constitutes personalized investment, tax or legal advice, or an offer or solicitation to buy or sell securities. Indexes such as the S&P 500 are not available for direct investment and your investment results may differ when compared to an index. Any specific portfolio actions or strategies discussed will not apply to all client portfolios. Investing involves the risk of loss, and past performance is not indicative of future results.

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Super bulls move 'swift'ly to S&P 500 = 5000

Breaking Down the S&P 500 Surge: Super Bulls and Swift Moves

Most of our clients and investment content viewers know that for our YouTube content, the OHFG investment team likes to stay away from general market reporting and generic comments, and provide value added insights into what we see going on behind the scenes. With the magnitude of earnings calls the…

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Stock Market Insights - Even Bulls Need to Rest

Why Even Bulls Need to Rest: Market Caution Ahead | S&P500=5000

While our OHFG investment team has been decidedly positive and bullish for over 15 months, with the S&P 500 already nearing our in-print forecast of 5000 for 1h24, I feel compelled to throw up a yellow caution flag here. Yes, the markets can continue to move higher throughout the first…

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Props to these three stock market analysts

3 Stock Market Analysts to Pay Attention to When Navigating Investing and Sensationalist Forecasts

Many clients and prospects of OHFG have asked, “after watching your investment content for the last few years, Chris, you are quite up front that you don’t find much value in the vast majority of economists, politicians, strategists, and TV personalities “takes” on the economy and markets versus actually running…

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Graphic: S&P500, Why so Bearish? Not...

Why I Don’t Buy Latest Bearish Sentiment on S&P 500

Last week’s video, “2 things that really matter, revisited” must have struck a chord with investors. Why? Because I guess based on that video, I got a few inquiries about whether our 1h24 outlook (1h24=1st half 2024 for the viewer who asked) and S&P 500 forecast of 5000 was still…

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Two things you need to know...revisited

Inflation, Real Interest Rates, and Market Turbulence: What Investors Need to Know

On Friday, January 20th, 2023, with investor pessimism rampant, calls for a market retest of 3500 or lower throughout strategist land and S&P500 trading at 3900, I released a video titled “two things that really matter”.  Here’s the link to that video. Our investment team had been talking positively about…

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Government BLS Jobs Data: Bullish or just B--LS--t?

Stock Market News, Government BLS Jobs Data: Bullish or just B–LS–t?

We are hunkering down for upcoming 4th quarter 2023 earnings reports, so the investment team at OHFG is super busy.  I’m keeping this week’s video short and sweet and I’m going to try to help investors and my subscribers regain something more valuable than money, what’s that?  Your Time. Many…

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The future of the s&p 500: which way? 3000 or 6000?

S&p500 2H2024…and beyond! Potential Paths, Comparisons, and Candid Cautions to Consider

While the OHFG investment team alluded to our 1h2024 outlook as far back as 4q2022 and released it in its entirety over 4 videos in late 2023, many clients and prospects always ask for more.  They ask our thoughts on longer term time horizons that stretch out beyond 6 months,…

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Market Crash Forecast a Bust

The Trouble with Harry, Dent, Robert, and Taleb-Fear Sells

Remember “The Trouble with Harry”? Hitchcock’s dark comedy, not a dead body in Vermont. This week’s episode tackles a different kind of trouble: Harry Dent’s fear-mongering predictions of the “Crash of a Lifetime” in 2024. For over 20 years, Dent’s been a fixture in financial media, peddling doomsday scenarios and…

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Presidential Election Cycles and Other Factors Affecting S&P 500 in the First Half of 2024

Frequent OHFG investment content consumers know, I love data and I study history of the stock markets and economic cycles, largely because the markets are a real time view into behavioral finance and investor emotions. The 2024 market outlooks by strategists are out across the media outlets, and most of…

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1h2024 Outlook, S&P 500 = 5000? Searching for goldilocks

2024 Stock Market Outlook: Volatility, Goldilocks, and Presidential Cycles

Okay, investors, I had emergency retinal surgery last week, but I wanted to keep rolling out our 2024 market outlook because it is the end of the year. People keep asking, even though we’ve alluded to it for almost 12 months now. Last week we released the first part. It’s…

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Goldilocks Meets Volatility: Decoding 1H2024 S&P 500 Predictions

Everyone in the financial industry is busy posting their 2024 market forecasts. In fact, even though we have yet to print year end 2023 statistics on equity markets and see how far off they were for 2023. most strategists have already done it, I guess given how poorly most of…

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S&P500 up to 5000?

Breaking Down BOFA’s 70+ Page Report: Is SP500 @ 5000 Inconceivable?!

It’s December 1st and the time of the year when sell side brokerage firms and their strategist teams put out their forecasts for 2024.  Recall that most of these large firms have more than one “strategist” and I’ve counted some of the big banks with upwards of 10.  They generally…

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