About Nathan Krampe, CFP®

Since beginning his financial planning career, Nathan has worked with a broad scope of clients managing a full spectrum of financial planning issues. He graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Individualized Studies degree highlighting three separate majors, marketing, communication, and computer science. After college, he continued his studies at Kaplan University and College of Financial Planning where he obtain his licenses and increased his knowledge of financial matters. Nathan joined the Summit Team in 2007, serving clients with a goal of maximum client satisfaction. In 2013 Nathan was awarded the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional designation from the College of Financial Planning. Nathan currently holds a series 7 and 63 securities qualifications through LPL Financial, an Investment Advisor Representative (IAR), and holds life insurance license with variable lines. Nathan enjoys spending time with his wife Sarah, sons Micah, Isaac, and daughter Esther. He is a 16-year resident of Minneapolis and helped start a new church in the area where he gives of his time on the Elder board and Finance Team. To relax, he loves to spend time outdoors running, hiking, biking, and traveling. Check the background of your financial professional on FINRA's BrokerCheck

March 2019

February 2019

Rosedale Mall Walk

2019-03-06T13:28:06+00:00By |Categories: Uncategorized|

Beat the Winter Blues (Go walking with us at Rosedale Mall) It's not Disney... But join us for a healthy walk with your fellow Summiteers and lunch afterwards at the new Revolution Hall food court at the Rosedale Mall. Three reasons to Come Walking is great for your health Walk with friends Complimentary lunch [...]

January 2019

2019 Outlook

2019-01-03T14:44:20+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update, Nathan Krampe|

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6NtQfdiEPQQ OUTLOOK 2019 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY After nearly 10 years of witnessing the U.S. economy and stock market recover and thrive, many investors are starting to wonder if we’ve seen all this expansion and bull market have to offer. Despite the market weakness we saw at the end of 2018, at LPL Research we [...]

December 2018

Market Update: 2019 Outlook Is Here

2018-12-17T11:39:19+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights LPL 2019 Outlook is Here! After nearly 10 years of witnessing the U.S. economy and stock market recover-and thrive-investors are starting to wonder if we’ve seen all this expansion and bull market have to offer. At LPL Research, we believe there’s more room to run, and don’t expect an impending recession or bear market [...]

Market Update: Brexit Vote Put On Ice

2018-12-10T11:41:38+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights Retesting October-November lows. The S&P 500 Index fell 4.6% last week, its worst week since March, leaving the index in line with the lows of the latest correction. Losses were driven primarily by three issues: the risk that U.S.-China trade talks fall apart (see below), concerns about a Fed policy mistake, and sharply lower oil prices [...]

Market Update: Oil Catching A Bid Early

2018-12-03T11:42:08+00:00By |Categories: Uncategorized|

Daily Insights Risk-on back on after clarity on Fed policy, trade.After a speech from Federal Reserve (Fed) chair Jerome Powell last Wednesday provided relief for investors that policy would not be as tight as feared in the coming year, global equities momentum is continuing after the U.S. agreed to postpone a planned increase in tariffs on $200 [...]

November 2018

Market Update: Corporate America Produced Outstanding Earnings Season

2018-11-26T11:52:45+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights Corporate America produced another outstanding earnings season. We expected another quarter of strong earnings growth, and corporate America delivered even more than we anticipated. Revenue and earnings upside compared with expectations was particularly impressive, making prior assertions of an earnings growth peak premature. We have also been impressed by the resilience of companies’ outlooks [...]

Market Update: Earnings season winds down

2018-11-19T12:25:37+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights Outstanding earnings season winds down. With 92% of S&P 500 Index companies having reported, third-quarter earnings growth is tracking to an impressive 28.1% year-over-year increase, the highest since Q4 2010 and 6.5 percentage points higher than September 30 expectations. Despite tariffs, S&P 500 earnings estimates for the next 12 months have only been reduced by 1.1% [...]

Let’s Talk Volatility

2018-11-19T12:26:18+00:00By |Categories: Economy|

After the least volatile third quarter for the S&P 500 Index since 1963, volatility has come back in a big way over the past six weeks. One of the big themes from Outlook 2018: Return of the Business Cycle was to expect significantly more volatility this year versus what we saw in 2017. “Last year we saw [...]

Market Update: Midterm Takeaways

2018-11-12T11:56:18+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights Strong Q3 earnings season nearly in the books.With 90% of S&P 500 Index companies having reported, S&P 500 Index earnings growth is tracking to an impressive 27.9% year-over-year increase, the highest growth rate since the fourth quarter of 2010 and 6 percentage points above expectations as of quarter end. Beat rates of 77% and 60% [...]