Scot W Johnson Named New Principal

HOUSTON, TEXAS, January 29, 2021 – The principals of Adell, Harriman & Carpenter, Houston-based independent, fee-only investment managers, have named Scot W. Johnson as the firm’s fifth principal. He joins the firm’s management team as AHC strategically eyes the future.   “After an exhaustive candidate search, Scot came on board in the latter part of…

Giving Thanks

Like so many aspects of 2020, Thanksgiving will look different.  Health concerns or travel limitations mean the crowds around dinner tables will be smaller than usual at many gatherings.  Many of us will exchange greetings over video conference rather than in person.  While these circumstances present challenges and disappointment, we will still take time to…

Stocks VS Economy

Rising stock prices and atrocious economic statistics might seem like they don’t fit together.  It seems like economic activity should impact company profits.  The truth is economic activity does impact company profits, but stock investors are looking toward future profits and economic stats we see in the news reflect what’s already happened.  To use an…

Staying the Course in a Turbulent Market

We don’t enjoy checking the morning news to hear “stocks will likely open lower this morning (again)”.  We’re invested alongside our clients, so we’re seeing the same impact on our retirement savings.  That being said, market pullbacks are a normal part of stock trading patterns.  There will be stretches where the market trends downward.  Those…