Lance Roberts

Lance Roberts

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Lance Roberts has been in the investing world for more than 25 years—from private banking and investment management to private and venture capital. Roberts is the Chief Investment Strategist and Chief Economist of RIA Advisors, where he primarily focuses on macro trends, financial, fundamental and technical analysis of the markets and equities, credit markets, economics, and portfolio strategy. He is also the host of the popular weekly radio program, The Real Investment Show, and author of Real Investment Advice, a daily blog which is read by tens of thousands from individuals to professionals. In addition, he is the Lead Editor of the Real Investment Report, a weekly subscriber-based newsletter to over 100,000 people nationwide.

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  • As Chief Economist and Chief Investment Strategist, he works directly with investors to structure disciplined investment adjustments that adjust for risk over time in the markets.

  • He manages individual equity portfolios, ETF strategies, and mutual fund allocations for the firm.

  • He also manages RIA Pro, a weekly subscriber based-newsletter that is distributed to individual and professional investors nationwide. 

  • Real Investment Advice is the home for all of the economic, financial and investing commentary from Lance Roberts.

  • Real Investment Report covers economic, political, and market topics as they relate to your money and life.

  • His insights and commentary on trends affecting the financial markets earned him a spot in the 2020 Refinitiv Global Social Media 100 influencers list.