Our Two Cents

About Our Two Cents

Innovative Portfolios is a highly experienced institutional money management firm offering actively managed portfolio strategies to financial professionals, RIAs, consultants, and institutional investors. Our goal is to deliver outperformance in income and/or growth for investors seeking higher yield.

Our Two Cents is the forum where we share our thoughts on everything from money and the markets to interest rates, the economy, the Federal debt, historical trends and much more.

Featured Investment Managers

Dave Gilreath of Innovative Portfolios

Dave Gilreath

Founding principal, Chief Investment Officer, and Portfolio Manager Dave Gilreath leads investment policy for Innovative Portfolios and is involved in equity decisions regarding all of the firm’s portfolio strategies.

JR Humphreys

As Senior Portfolio Manager, JR Humphreys is responsible for securities selection, building portfolios, and trading for both the Preferred Income and the Real Estate Income and Growth investment strategies for Innovative Portfolios.

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All Eyes on the S&P 500 Index

Now that is a way to start the year off! In January 2024, the S&P 500 reached a new...

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Out With 2023, In With a New High for the S&P 500

A new record! It took just over two years, but on January 19, 2024, the S&P 500 reached a...

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After 2023, Can Anyone Predict the 2024 Market?

Nobody has a crystal ball; Wall Street certainly doesn’t. At the end of last year, most economists were predicting...

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How Magnificent Have “The Magnificent Seven” Stocks Really Been This Year?

The stock market in 2023 has generally been dominated by the Magnificent 7: Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT), Alphabet (GOOG,...


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