Market Commentary – February 2019

How the U.S. Government Shutdown Could Impact YouExpect weaker economic growth in Q1 due to the U.S. government shutdown.Slower economic growth could cause a short-term drop in the stock market.Increasing policy uncertainty is likely to cause wild swings in the...

Market Commentary – 4th Quarter 2018

2018 Finishes On a Sour Note The U.S. joined the global bear market in Q4 Main Points Stock markets around the world suffered great losses. The S&P 500 joined the global bear market in Q4. Bond prices fell in the first three quarters due to higher inflation and...

Market Commentary: August 2018

  The U.S. equities market year-to-date for 2018 can be summed up in one word: volatile. Market forces seem to be fighting against each other in a classic good versus evil scenario. Corporate earnings reports for quarter ending June 2018 are doing very well and...