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Dan Nestlerode

Dan Nestlerode is the Director of Research and Portfolio Management at Nestlerode & Loy Investment Advisors in State College. A graduate of Penn State University, Nestlerode has been an investment advisor since 1965. He can be reached at danielj@nestlerode.com.

Articles by Dan Nestlerode

Riding the Wave, Avoiding a Wipeout
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Riding the Wave, Avoiding a Wipeout
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
Diversification may not provide much safety in a major market downturn as all asset classes tend to decline together. The situation is so dire that the fear of running out of money in retirement trumps all other fears for many Americans. So what is an investor to do as the stock market surges ahead? [Read More]
KISS and Consolidate
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KISS and Consolidate
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
In life, things get lost - computers drop addresses, the post office returns mail and people move. In retirement your responsibility is to make your life simpler and dispose of the baggage you accumulated during your working career. [Read More]
The Gathering Clouds of War, Redux
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The Gathering Clouds of War, Redux
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
In the USA we continue to shrink our military, cutting the budget as the world gets more dangerous. Whether you like it or not, the United States is the cop on the global stage that keeps the world peaceful. [Read More]
Interest Rates: Too Low, Too Long
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Interest Rates: Too Low, Too Long
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
Has the economy recovered or not? There are some who believe the monetary policies of the last several years have had a negative impact on the recovery because we have never addressed the fiscal issues that led to the recession. [Read More]
Investment Wisdom for 2015
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Investment Wisdom for 2015
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
Stop looking for seers, gurus and saviors. Regardless of the offerings of CNBC and other purveyors of financial information, no one (including Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Art Cashin, John Bogle or Jeremy Segal) can predict the future with certainty. [Read More]
Things That Matter: Trust and Integrity
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Things That Matter: Trust and Integrity
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
The consequences of a breach of trust often cause breakdowns that are far reaching and serious. As the Russian proverb famously appropriated by former President Reagan states, "Doveryai, no proveryai" which translates to "trust but verify." [Read More]
Moving to a Successful Succession, The Language of Transition
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Moving to a Successful Succession, The Language of Transition
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
Assets (money, real estate and the collection of things I find useful or dear) can easily be passed on to my wife or the next generation. I suspect that the next generation will spend a lot of time sorting and ultimately throwing out the stuff I thought was important. [Read More]
The Challenges Before Us
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The Challenges Before Us
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
This country is facing at least two major challenges that will test the competence and abilities of our government, our political leaders and the leaders in the private sector. [Read More]
Willful Ignorance & Gaming the System: The Decline of Trust in Our Society
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Willful Ignorance & Gaming the System: The Decline of Trust in Our Society
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
In one example of gaming the system, 26 of 288 profitable Fortune 500 companies paid no federal income tax for the period 2008-2012 by working the tax code to their own advantage. [Read More]
What's New? Almost Everything!
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What's New? Almost Everything!
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
I am sitting at my kitchen table keyboarding this article into my Sony Vaio laptop computer listening to Pandora (internet radio) play a selection of Eagles songs (for free). I am connected to the internet by a Wi-Fi hotspot in my den that is in turn connected to Comcast's high-speed internet. [Read More]
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