September 21, 2020

The Markets – September 21, 2020

Investors weren’t happy with central banks last week. After the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell confirmed the economy is recovering […]
September 15, 2020

The Markets – September 15, 2020

Last week, the Nasdaq Composite Index set another record. So far, 2020 has been memorable for many reasons, not the least of which is the incredible […]
September 8, 2020

The Markets – September 08, 2020

Stock markets in the United States retreated a bit last week. U.S. stocks have been trending higher for months. Last week, they gave back some gains. […]
September 1, 2020

The Markets – September 01, 2020

The stock market rallies like it’s 1986. August has been a good month for stock investors. At the end of last week, the S&P 500 Index […]
August 26, 2020

The Markets – August 26, 2020

The shortest bear market in history is over. The Nasdaq Composite and Standard & Poor’s 500 Indices finished at new highs last week. The stock market […]
August 18, 2020

The Markets – August 18, 2020

The Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500 Index finished the week within a whisker of its February high, reported Randall Forsyth of Barron’s. It’s a remarkable feat. […]
August 17, 2020

Clients Complain of AWOL Advisors During Pandemic

August 11, 2020

The Markets – August 11, 2020

There was good news and bad news in last week’s employment report. The good news was the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics delivered better-than-expected data about […]
August 4, 2020

The Markets – August 4, 2020

Last week delivered a mixed bag of financial and economic news. As many expected, the U.S. economy did not fare well during the second quarter. COVID-19 […]