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

December 2018

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% [...]

Is Gridlock Good for the Markets?

2018-11-12T11:48:26+00:00By |Categories: Economy|

This question is being asked a lot following last week’s midterm election results, in which the Republicans held onto the Senate and the Democrats claimed control of the House. In one sense, these results may not matter for U.S. stocks. As shown in LPL’s Chart of the Day, stocks historically have performed well after midterm [...]

Market Update: Darkest Before Dawn

2018-11-05T12:25:25+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights LPL Market Signals Podcast. On the latest episode of the LPL Market Signals Podcast, listen to LPL Financial Chief Investment Strategist John Lynch and Senior Market Strategist Ryan Detrick review the S&P 500 Index’s worst month so far this year, European economic concerns, U.S./China trade issues, and Federal Reserve (Fed) policy. Market Signals by LPL Financial is now available on [...]

Medtronic Big Idea

2018-11-07T09:05:13+00:00By |Categories: MedTech|

The CRISPR Revolution Med-Tech’s breakthrough of the century and what it means for YOU Bring a guest to be entered into our drawing for a $50 gift card to Moe’s! Please join us to learn about CRISPR genome-editing technology and AI Deep Learning. The innovations and discoveries taking the scientific community [...]

October 2018

Market Update: Another Tough Week For Stocks

2018-10-29T12:08:35+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights Earnings results better than headlines suggest.With nearly half of the S&P 500 Index constituents having reported third quarter results, the numbers have been excellent overall. According to Thomson Reuters, 78% of companies have exceeded consensus earnings estimates, putting the index on track for a 25.2% year-over-year increase in earnings, 3.6% above estimates as of September 30. [...]

Five Key Risks of Retirement 4:30pm

2018-10-29T12:49:29+00:00By |Categories: Uncategorized|

5 Key Risks of Retirement Do YOU have a plan? Please join us to learn how to reduce the 5 key risks of retirement. We will walk through the process of creating a retirement probability of success plan that fits your goals and values. Learn about ways to answer these questions with confidence: -Will [...]

Five Key Risks of Retirement 2:00pm

2018-10-29T12:40:17+00:00By |Categories: Uncategorized|

5 Key Risks of Retirement Do YOU have a plan? Please join us to learn how to reduce the 5 key risks of retirement. We will walk through the process of creating a retirement probability of success plan that fits your goals and values. Learn about ways to answer these questions with confidence: -Will [...]

Market Update: Earnings Seasons Off To A Good Start

2018-10-22T12:29:39+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights LPL Market Signals Podcast. On the latest episode of the LPL Market Signals Podcast, listen to LPL Financial Chief Investment Strategist John Lynch and Senior Market Strategist Ryan Detrick discuss signs for strong third-quarter earnings and a potential year-end rally following the stock drop. Earnings season off to a good start. Third quarter earnings season is rolling [...]

Combating Professional Criminals, the Super Rich Way

2018-10-15T12:28:02+00:00By |Categories: Advanced Planning, Nathan Krampe, Wealth Enhancement|

Combating Professional Criminals, the Super Rich Way As your wealth grows, so can the risks you face from criminals intent on separating you from your possessions—or something worse. Here’s a look at the ways many of the wealthiest families create plans for thwarting would-be criminals and protecting what’s rightfully theirs. To view this flipbook, click [...]

Market Update: Retail sales lower but still healthy

2018-10-15T11:26:32+00:00By |Categories: Economy, Market Update|

Daily Insights LPL Market Signals Podcast. In the latest episode of the Market Signals Podcast, listen to Equity Strategist & Portfolio Manager Jeff Buchbinder and Chief Investment Strategist John Lynch discuss Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s speech at the annual meeting of the National Association for Business Economics, as well as some of the factors pointing to continued strength [...]