Episode 37

Published on:

10th Oct 2023

Advance Your Wealth - 3rd Quarter Updates: What You Need To Know

The market year-to-date has brought along some major changes worth reflecting on. Rising interest rates, inflation, a bolstered tech sector and an uncertain path forward into 2024.

On the latest episode of Advance Your Wealth, we’re looking back at Q3 and forward to Q4 and beyond. We discuss market trends, Mega Cap Tech, how Konvergent Wealth Partners defends its clients portfolios, and where the market appears to be heading in 2024.


0:06 - Introduction and overview on the topic of the show

1:19 - What are some high level year-to-date trends the Konvergent team is noticing?

2:28 - What's moving the S&P...the Magnificent Seven?

3:15 - What caused the major market moves in August?

4:36 - Mega Cap Tech and Impact on the Market as a whole.

6:23 - The Search for Safe Staple Stocks May Surprise You.

7:19 - 3rd Quarter Earnings vs. Expectations for the Future.

9:45 - Q4 and Excess Savings...What to Expect.

11:05 - How Well Do Valuations Predict Market Prices?

12:07 - Earnings Yields vs. Real Inflation Adjusted Interest Rates

13:25 - How Portfolios Stay Ahead of the Curve.

15:05 - Closing Remarks and How to Connect with Konvergent Wealth Partners.

16:05 - Disclosures.

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About the Podcast

Advance Your Wealth With Homer Smith
Financial advice to generate the results you expect and desire
Advance Your Wealth With Homer Smith provides you and your business with the financial advice needed to make calculated decisions moving forward. With over 18 years of industry experience, Homer Smith, Private Wealth Advisor with Konvergent Wealth Partners, understands the importance of a commitment to customer service and strives to help clients pursue their financial goals towards aspirations and retirement.

Each episode we'll take a deep dive into a different complex topic surrounding personal and business wealth management. So sit back, relax, and enjoy enlightening conversations that highlight an array of financial questions and topics.

Investment advice offered through Integrated Financial Partners, doing business as konvergent wealth partners, a registered investment advisor.