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Why Stock Buybacks Could Re-Emerge

Essex CO-CEO Nancy Prial was quoted in an ai-CIO article on how once frowned upon stock buybacks could be viewed as a positive as coronavirus continues to affect businesses across the globe . To view the video in its entirety please click here *Please note: subscription required to view this link*       Please find important disclosures here Read more ›

Small Companies and Small Cap Stocks in Times of Economic Distress

For those of us with decades of experience investing in the small and micro-cap end of the investible equity world, it feels like we are living in the epicenter of the markets’ turmoil. Small cap stocks have witnessed the perfect storm as investors have chosen to shelter in larger, well-recognized brand name companies with perceived safety and thus shunned stocks... Read more ›

Q1 2020 – Essex Exchange

Opportunity Among the Rubble! A few short weeks ago, the stock market was hitting new highs, the U.S. economy was gaining steam and Donald Trump seemed to be destined for a relatively easy victory in the autumn’s Presidential election. It would be a gross understatement to say that things have changed a bit; the landscape today resembles nothing like the... Read more ›

Nancy Prial’s Outlook on Investment Opportunities From Future Technological Developments

Essex's Nancy Prial, co-CEO and senior portfolio manager, was given the opportunity to speak with PLANADVISER about the future of long-term investing in the new decade. She believes there are up and coming technological developments that will provide great investment opportunities in the years ahead.  As Prial stated in the article, "We are in the middle of an extraordinary innovation... Read more ›

Bill Page on Bloomberg Radio’s Drive to the Close

Bill Page, Senior Portfolio Manager for the Essex Global Environmental Opportunities Strategy (GEOS) was interviewed on 2/13 on Bloomberg radio on the state of clean tech investing.   Please scroll to the 35:20 mark to hear the interview: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2020-02-12/know-your-donors-7-eleven-eyes-speedway-podcast       Please find important disclosures here:   Read more ›

Q4 2019 – Essex Exchange

Don't Despair the Wall of Worry! Here we are in 2020 entering a new decade after 10+ years of a bull market. It has not been a particularly smooth ride as the market had to climb that Wall of Worry with some unsettling declines that were actually buying opportunities. These worries have only grown over the years and have led to... Read more ›