Rising Interest Rates and Bonds

Written by Keith Burbank So what happens to your bond investment as interest rates rise? As rates rise, bond prices fall. The longer the time to maturity of a bond, the more severe the price will drop. For an investor who buys individual bonds and holds them until maturity, the price action will have no […]
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Timberland- A Business in a Box

Written by Mark Govoni When you live in an area where trees are only outnumbered by rocks, it can sometimes be surprising to learn that timberland is an important asset class. In fact, a dollar invested in quality timberland in 1987 was worth about 20 dollars in 2010,[1] outpacing returns from the S&P 500 by […]
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Staying the Course

Written by Keith Burbank – Vice President, Investment Officer The month of October has historically been the most volatile month for stocks, and October 2014 was no exception. The first 15 days of the month saw headlines of Ebola fears, fears of slowing growth and fears of a global oil glut. The stock market reacted […]
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Welcome to Boston Asset Management

Welcome to Boston Asset Management’s new website! We are here to provide a full range of wealth management solutions for you. At Boston Asset Management, we start by identifying your personal and financial goals, and then determine the best route to reach them. We specialize in serving affluent individuals and families that find value in a single […]
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