Kent Thune

Kent Thune


Kent is an investment adviser, Certified Financial Planner (R), and owner of Atlantic Capital Investments, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisory firm in Hilton Head Island, SC. You can follow Kent on Twitter @ThinkersQuill.

Recent articles

How to Build a Low-Cost, Long-Term Portfolio

From the initial plans, to the best design, to the best investment choices, learn how to build a low-cost portfolio of ETFs that can stand the test of time.

Why You Are Wise to Ignore Benchmarks -- and Create Your Own

Is your portfolio outperforming the S&P 500? Why is that important to you? It is normal human behavior to compare, categorize and label things. But normal is not always healthy, especially in the world of investing.

Why You Should Consider Commodities in 2014

Commodities as a whole have underperformed stocks, bonds, and cash for three consecutive years. Will 2014 be a good year to add commodities to your portfolio?

Buy, Hold, or Sell Amazon Now?

Amazon is getting headlines for Cyber Monday and CEO Jeff Bezos is touting his new helicopter drone package delivery idea. But do investors have compelling reasons to buy or hold the stock now?

3 Investing Lessons From the Twitter IPO

Initial public offerings, or IPOs, are not really for the public -- at least, not in the way you might expect. But who needs IPOs when investors have better alternatives for enhancing portfolio performance?