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Tariffs and Trade Trigger Volatility

by: ; Robert Serenbetz

The announcement of a 25% tariff on imported steel, and 10% on aluminum, caused fears of a trade war, triggering volatility. Tariffs will benefit domestic producers of...

New Tariffs: Impact and Implications


On Thursday, President Donald Trump unexpectedly announced a plan to impose tariffs of 25% on imported steel and 10% on aluminum at a White House meeting with major U.S. steel...

Tax Reform Approved – An Economic Boost to Come in 2018


The new tax bill, formerly known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, was approved by the House and Senate and is to...

Looking Beyond U.S. Large-Cap Equities


U.S. small-cap stocks have historically benefitted when the U.S. economy has shown signs of increasing strength. In the U.S., small-cap stocks have historically performed...

Volatility Dampens Markets


Markets were off to a positive start in August as the Dow Jones crossed 22,000 for the first time, driven by positive Q2 earnings, continued low interest rates, and...

Profits Continue Strong Despite Geopolitical Tensions


After a very calm market environment in the months of June and July, we are recently seeing some turbulence with...