Market Update 1/2/19

Market Update 1/2/19

Last week, the markets recovered some of the previous week’s losses. The NASDAQ gained nearly 4%, while the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Indexes each tacked on nearly 3%. Bond yields tumbled as investors continued their flight to safety, despite the Federal Reserve’s...
Market Update 12/26/18

Market Update 12/26/18

  Market Update It was another awful week for the stock market. All of the stock market indexes fell over 5%. Both the fourth quarter-to-date and December-to-date numbers are the worst in at least a generation. Despite the Federal Reserve hike in interest rates,...
Market Update 12/17/18

Market Update 12/17/18

Awful. For only the 10th time since the creation of the S&P 500, it has registered a 10%-plus decline for the fourth quarter so far. As I have written many times, stock market declines are born of investor uncertainty. And there is plenty of uncertainty for...