MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2021

MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2021

MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2021 ​We have all endured the COVID-19 pandemic for over a year now, and the one-year return data is beginning to reflect the significant come back we have witnessed in the stock market. It appears fiscal policy has effectively bridged the...
MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2021

MARKET UPDATE: THIRD QUARTER 2020

MARKET UPDATE: THIRD QUARTER 2020 U.S. stocks turned in a second consecutive quarter of dramatic gains, continuing a historic stock market recovery that few predicted in the depths of the March downturn. The S&P and Nasdaq Composite scored a string of records in...
MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2021

MARKET UPDATE: SECOND QUARTER 2020

MARKET UPDATE: SECOND QUARTER 2020 When this quarter began, the stock market was just beginning to pick itself up from one of the worst and quickest declines in history. The 34% decline from February 19 to March 23 this year was an indication of just how weak the...
MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2021

MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2020

MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2020 In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Congress passed the CORONAVIRUS AID, RELIEF AND ECONOMIC SECURITY ACT (CARES Act) on March 27, 2020.  The bill provides financial aid for individuals and companies.  The CARES Act also has...
MARKET UPDATE: FIRST QUARTER 2021

MARKET UPDATE: FOURTH QUARTER 2019

MARKET UPDATE: FOURTH QUARTER 2019 The year 2019 began with a strong rally in the stock market and ended in the same impressive manner.  Gains were realized across the board as all major asset classes fully participated in this rally making it one of the best years in...
MARKET UPDATE: FOURTH QUARTER 2017

MARKET UPDATE: FOURTH QUARTER 2017

MARKET UPDATE: FOURTH QUARTER 2017 The fourth quarter was another celebration for bulls in a year to be remembered for strong returns and an extraordinary lack of market volatility. Although news on health care, tax reforms, political uncertainty and elevated market...