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Here We Go Again?

Stocks closed the week on a high note, on the back of increasing optimism of a trade deal with China. The S&P is on track for its 4th consecutive week of gains, something it hasn’t…
January 18, 2019
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The Wheat from the Chaff

The Stock Market continued higher in the 2nd trading week of the year, notching its first 5-day winning streak since September. The S&P finished Wednesday on the best 10-day run dating back to 2009. This…
January 11, 2019
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All About the Fed

Season’s greetings. This has not been a typical holiday season for investors. December is normally the strongest month for stocks. This one is on track for one of the worst in over a decade. There…
December 14, 2018
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Bear Markets and 41

This is what Bear Markets feel like. We’ve forgotten because it’s been so long. Market corrections are healthy but not fun. They usually last a few weeks or perhaps a month, but it’s a cleansing…
December 7, 2018
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The Final Stretch

We are in the final stretch for the year. 2018 has certainly been eventful. 2018 has been memorable. It’s been memorable for the good stuff as well as the bad. There’s been a lot of…
November 30, 2018
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TGI-Thanksgiving

Every holiday season we reflect on all we have to be thankful for: our health, our family and friends, our homes. It’s so easy to take them all for granted. We recognize how fortunate we…
November 21, 2018
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Volatile

The Stock Market has captured daily headlines since the October sell-off began. Declines do it every time. Stocks, in aggregate, ended the week in much better shape than they started. The same goes for Bonds.…
November 16, 2018
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Midterms and Trade Tensions

The relentless selling in October is behind us, but November has maintained the volatile price action. The most expensive and perhaps contentious midterm elections are over. It was a split decision. Naturally, both political parties…
November 9, 2018
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Market Shaking Continues

The October shakeout continued this week. Investor psychology has been pushed, tested and stretched. Stocks got beat up. There were some signs of capitulation this week, where investors panicked and couldn’t take it anymore. Relentless…
October 26, 2018