The Markets

    Jun 14, 2019

Volatility is Volatile


Financial markets have fluctuated wildly this year falling when fears of escalating trade tensions or slowing global growth dominate...

    May 17, 2019

Trade Tensions Back in the Headlines

by: ; Lauren Goodwin, CFA;

The US-China trade war has returned to media headlines. The White House, frustrated by mired trade negotiations, increased existing tariffs...

    Apr 29, 2019

Still Invested, Perhaps More Vigilant

by: ; Robert Serenbetz

At the start of the year, it was easy to upgrade equities. The pace and scale of global equity market declines in Q4 departed significantly from...

    Apr 22, 2019

Should You Wait for a Market Pullback?


With the U.S. equity market approaching its all-time high, it isn’t surprising that many advisors and clients are asking what’s next...

    Apr 8, 2019

5 Indicators on our Radar Screen


The sell-off in equities following December’s fateful FOMC meeting served as a clear indication...

    Apr 1, 2019

What Does an Inverted Yield Curve Mean for Your Asset Allocation?

by: ; Lauren Goodwin, CFA

The U.S. Treasury Yield Curve inverted, potentially signaling the next market...

    Mar 21, 2019

The Fed Doubles Down on Message of Patience


Most investors were expecting an uneventful meeting for the US Federal Reserve (Fed) on March 20...

    Mar 19, 2019

Earnings Update, Where Do We Go from Here?


After receiving 4Q18 earnings reports from all S&P 500 constituents, total earnings were up around...