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Preview image for The Wall Street Journal - Ross Gerber: Clean Energy ETFs Take a Hit, but Money Keeps Flowing In

The Wall Street Journal - Ross Gerber: Clean Energy ETFs Take a Hit, but Money Keeps Flowing In

published on: 2021-06-28

Clean energy ETFs are struggling to perform this year, posting declines. The Wall Street Journal covered this trend, noting that major ETFs like those from BlackRock have fallen more than 15%. CEO Ross Gerber, however, maintains his belief that renewable-energy stocks will "eventually transform transportation and other facets of everyday life."

Preview image for Wealth Solutions Report - Robert Castillo: How Can Our Industry Better Support LGBT Clients and Communities

Wealth Solutions Report - Robert Castillo: How Can Our Industry Better Support LGBT Clients and Communities

published on: 2021-06-24

The Wealth Solutions Report focuses on the LGBTQ+ community this month as we celebrate pride. There is a lack of resources for this community within the financial industry. We're honored that they highlighted GK for our efforts in creating a dedicated LGBT+ Investment Group. GK Advisor Robert Castillo, Co-Founder of the group explains our mission is to leverage our expertise and help same-sex couples determine the financial consequences of getting married or forming a domestic partnership. Happy pride!

Preview image for Invezz - Ross Gerber: Top stock traders to follow on Twitter in 2021

Invezz - Ross Gerber: Top stock traders to follow on Twitter in 2021

published on: 2021-06-24

Guess who Invezz named as the top 47 stock traders for follow on Twitter? Our very own CEO Ross Gerber landed at number 13 for his tips and guidance in the realm of financial planning. They go on to say that his Twitter is "One of the most active feeds out there, it’s a must-follow for any budding investor as he delivers insight on everything from wealth management to the state of the crypto markets."

Preview image for Business Insider - Hatem Dhiab: The co-founder of Europe's biggest cannabis ETF shares his stock-picking strategy to play the buzzy medical-marijuana sector that experts see ballooning to $100 billion in the next few years

Business Insider - Hatem Dhiab: The co-founder of Europe's biggest cannabis ETF shares his stock-picking strategy to play the buzzy medical-marijuana sector that experts see ballooning to $100 billion in the next few years

published on: 2021-06-17

Managing Partner Hatem Dhiab is cited in Business Insider's latest article about stock picking strategies for cannabis ETFs. Hatem emphasizes the shift taking place from traditional medication to cannabis-based medication. This shift indicates that more money may flow through the cannabis market.

Preview image for Reuters - Ross Gerber: Betting on Growth in the Gambling Sector

Reuters - Ross Gerber: Betting on Growth in the Gambling Sector

published on: 2021-06-17

Even though online gambling has been illegal for many years- it hasn't stopped it from being popular. CEO Ross Gerber joins Reuters to discuss the investment potential found in the sector of gambling right now. Ross talks about the experiences that are driving business. He also brings up MGM, Paddy Power, and other top picks in the industry.

Preview image for TD Ameritrade - Hatem Dhiab: Assessing the Shortage in Semiconductors

TD Ameritrade - Hatem Dhiab: Assessing the Shortage in Semiconductors

published on: 2021-06-15

GK Managing Partner Hatem Dhiab joins TD Ameritrade to discuss his stock picks and insight on the markets today. They discuss chip shortages and the pent-up demand for experience that will drive prices this summer. Hatem talks ASML, Lennar, and MGM.

Preview image for KCTV5 - Ross Gerber: Tesla desperately needs a No. 2 for Elon Musk

KCTV5 - Ross Gerber: Tesla desperately needs a No. 2 for Elon Musk

published on: 2021-06-14

Elon Musk has become a controversial figure as of late, with swinging views on crypto and high aspirations for space exploration. CEO Ross Gerber is still a Tesla bull, however, he advocates for Tesla's need to plan for what the company would do in his absence. Ross is cited in an article by KCTV5, claiming, "If anything happens to Musk, I don't know what Tesla would do. I've been pushing the board of directors to have a COO and succession plan." Do you agree?

Preview image for Reuters - Ross Gerber: Meme stocks are 'bad companies'

Reuters - Ross Gerber: Meme stocks are 'bad companies'

published on: 2021-06-10

As stocks like AMC, GameStop, and Clover Health hog the headlines, CEO Ross Gerber joins Reuters' to discuss the craze and valuations of both Tesla and mem stocks. Ross reveals how his experience in the market dissuades him from meme stocks because they are 'bad companies.' Our firm focuses on investments that we can be confident in for the longer horizon.

Preview image for Dispatch Weekly - Ross Gerber: How Elon Musk went from crypto hero to crypto hated

Dispatch Weekly - Ross Gerber: How Elon Musk went from crypto hero to crypto hated

published on: 2021-06-09

Elon Musk's recent ride from beloved crypto enthusiast to controversial crypto critic caught the eye of Dispatch Weekly. After supporting cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Dogecoin on the internet, Elon switched sides quickly, criticizing them both. CEO Ross Gerber noted that these comments may draw opposition for Elon and Tesla.

Preview image for ZyCrypto - Ross Gerber: Elon Musk’s New Move Against Bitcoin Is Starting to Backfire

ZyCrypto - Ross Gerber: Elon Musk’s New Move Against Bitcoin Is Starting to Backfire

published on: 2021-06-07

Backlash from the crypto community is on its way! ZyCrypto covers the latest on Elon Musk's criticism towards Bitcoin. This comes after his comments caused a significant drop in the price of several digital assets. CEO Ross Gerber is referenced in the article for his projection that Tesla may be associated with Elon's recent crypto 'adventures' in a negative way.

Preview image for Bitcoin News - Ross Gerber: New Study Suggests Anger Towards Elon Musk from Crypto Fans Has Increased Tenfold

Bitcoin News - Ross Gerber: New Study Suggests Anger Towards Elon Musk from Crypto Fans Has Increased Tenfold

published on: 2021-06-07

A new study published by Bitcoin News indicated more unpopularity for Elon Musk after he took his stance on Bitcoin. Elon will need to make amends in order to improve positive sentiments toward him and his company. They fell overnight. CEO Ross Gerber was quoted in the article, noting that Elon's comments may turn the community against him.

Preview image for Crypto Potato - Ross Gerber: The Bitcoin Effect: Social Sentiment on Elon Musk Turns Negative After Tesla Disallowed BTC Payments

Crypto Potato - Ross Gerber: The Bitcoin Effect: Social Sentiment on Elon Musk Turns Negative After Tesla Disallowed BTC Payments

published on: 2021-06-03

Crypto Potato covers "The Bitcoin Effect," or the phenomenon of social sentiment turning sourer on Elon Musk after Tesla suspended the Bitcoin payment option. CEO Ross Gerber provided insight on this effect in a quote where he suggested that Elon refrain from comments against the crypto community. Elon also ruffled feathers when he appeared on Saturday Night Live and poked fun at crypto via jokes on Dogecoin.

Preview image for Observer - Ross Gerber: Elon Musk’s Bitcoin Tweets Make Him ‘Most Hated Person in Crypto,’ Study Finds

Observer - Ross Gerber: Elon Musk’s Bitcoin Tweets Make Him ‘Most Hated Person in Crypto,’ Study Finds

published on: 2021-06-03

Observer focuses on Elon Musk's recent controversial statements about crypto and Bitcoin. They cited him as "the most hated person in the crypto world," after a wave of negative comments about Bitcoin's energy use. CEO Ross Gerber writes, “Elon is wading into an area that’s maybe not the best of statements to make because the fact of the matter is Bitcoin is the future of digital currencies, it’s the root of it."

Preview image for Cryptonews - Ross Gerber: Sentiment Against Elon Musk on Twitter Rose in May Post-Bitcoin-Criticism

Cryptonews - Ross Gerber: Sentiment Against Elon Musk on Twitter Rose in May Post-Bitcoin-Criticism

published on: 2021-06-03

Cryptonews writes about sentiments against Elon Musk after his criticism of Bitcoin and the reversal of Tesla's decision to accept Bitcoin. In May, a sentiment tracking company called Awario found that there were more negative tweets made about Musk than positive. In January, however, the sentiments toward him were balanced. CEO Ross Gerber is quoted in the article for his recent tweets. He writes, "it's a very dangerous area for Elon to get in when he's causing people losses like he did the other day and it turns people against him and ultimately Tesla."

Preview image for The Wall Street Journal - Ross Gerber: SEC Is Running Out of Options to Rein In Elon Musk

The Wall Street Journal - Ross Gerber: SEC Is Running Out of Options to Rein In Elon Musk

published on: 2021-06-02

The Wall Street Journal covers Elon Musk's recent behavior and provocative comments that have caused Tesla's share price volatility. CEO Ross Gerber expressed that he would like to see Tesla's board of directors step in to monitor the CEO's behavior. Ross says, “I’m disappointed with the lack of oversight and I’m annoyed that Elon seems to feel that he’s exempt from any criticism for his behavior."

Preview image for TD Ameritrade - Eva Agi: Cyclical Stocks To Watch: LEN, MGM, WOOF

TD Ameritrade - Eva Agi: Cyclical Stocks To Watch: LEN, MGM, WOOF

published on: 2021-05-28

Do you know someone moving or building a home? Yes? So do we. On a segment with TD Ameritrade, Investment Advisor Eva Agi shares her top choice to take advantage of these cyclical trends.

Preview image for Variety - Ross Gerber: Five Strategic Questions Sony Needs to Answer at Its Investor Presentation

Variety - Ross Gerber: Five Strategic Questions Sony Needs to Answer at Its Investor Presentation

published on: 2021-05-25

Variety covers that Sony Pictures Entertainment has its Investor Presentation approaching and some of the most influential names investing in media and entertainment, including CEO Ross Gerber, voice their opinions on Sony's content and whether they should dive deeper into the streaming world.

Preview image for Washington Post - Nick Licouris: Markets slide on renewed fears of inflation

Washington Post - Nick Licouris: Markets slide on renewed fears of inflation

published on: 2021-05-21

Washington Post covers the market's dip last week due to inflation concerns. Nick Licouris, one of our GK advisors, is quoted in the article, claiming that the pullback was an opportunity for long-term investors. He maintains confidence, asserting that “[it] is completely healthy for the overall market to see these pullbacks to readjust and digest new data coming out.”

Preview image for Forbes - Brett Sifling: Crypto Crash: Why Some Experts Think The Current Pullback Marks A Healthy Correction

Forbes - Brett Sifling: Crypto Crash: Why Some Experts Think The Current Pullback Marks A Healthy Correction

published on: 2021-05-20

Forbes writes about Elon Musk's reversal on Tesla's decision to accept Bitcoin and China's decision to prohibit institutions from using cryptocurrency, catalyzing a significant pullback in the asset class. GK's Investment Advisor Brett Sifling's insight is included in the article, noting that this pullback pales in comparison to the 80% drop in 2017. Brett also predicted that institutional adoption can temper this volatility in the future.

Preview image for Forbes - Ross Gerber: Gambling On Las Vegas, Gaming Seems Like A Good Bet

Forbes - Ross Gerber: Gambling On Las Vegas, Gaming Seems Like A Good Bet

published on: 2021-05-18

Forbes publishes CEO Ross Gerber's article on the promise of gambling and gaming in today's environment. Ross uses tact and nuance to argue for opportunity in the re-emerging social life of America. As spaces like Las Vegas and other gambling centers reopen, the expansion of mobile and online betting increases as well.