MONEY MANAGEMENT, STRATEGIES
Founder & Principal,
Blackhawk Wealth Advisors
John Gardner is the founder and principal of Blackhawk Wealth Advisors (BWA). In his 37 years as an investment advisor, Mr. Gardner has gained valuable investment insight, experience, and knowledge through working with leading Wall Street wealth management companies before starting BWA. As both a Certified Financial Planner (CFPand a Certified Portolio Manager (CPM), he seeks to ensure client's investment portfolios are consistent with their overall estate plan.
In our hectic and often hard to comprehend world, it is very easy to lose perspective. You may agree it is sometimes difficult to see the big picture. The media often doesn't help with this, but unfortunately instead encourages us to see things in a most negative light. But my indicators show the market is in a confirmed uptrend, writes John Gardner, founder and principal of Blackhawk Wealth Advisors’ Market Insights.
Investors were once convinced that nothing could derail this market’s advance. Then, as if on cue with the “seasonal stock market calendar”, the S&P 1500 got hit by August and September. The S&P 1500 has declined more than 6% through last week from the end of July, but stock market history points to better days ahead, explains John Gardner, founder and principal of Blackhawk Wealth Advisors’ Market Insights.
Editor’s Note: John Gardner, founder and principal of Blackhawk Wealth Advisors’ Market Insights, had the fifth best-performing recommendation from our annual “Top Picks 2023” Report through mid-year. The consumer beverage company Celsius Holdings (CELH) produced a total return of 52.7% during the tracked period. I reached out to him for updated commentary and guidance on his “Terrific Ten” stock, and this is what he provided...
If you want a growth stock that delivers energy, it's Celsius (CELH), which competes with Red Bull and Monster Beverage (MNST) in the energy/performance drink market, asserts John Gardner, money manager and editor of Blackhawk Wealth Advisors' Market Insights.