Market Commentaries

26 Oct

Strong GDP Fails to Lift Markets

October 26th, 2018 It was another bruising week for markets as investors remained concerned over rising interest rates, tariffs, and a strong U.S. dollar. These concerns have become more pronounced as investors continued to pour over third quarter earnings results this week and as CEOs have provided cautious outlooks. High-flying tech shares, which had been…

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19 Oct

Earnings Lift Spirits

October 19th, 2018 It was another volatile week for markets, but ultimately strong corporate earnings helped lift the Dow 30 to a 0.41% gain for the week. It did so against continued concerns over rising rates and a slowing Chinese economy. Earnings optimism was led by an upbeat outlook from chip-equipment maker Lam Research and…

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12 Oct

Note on Market Volatility

October 12, 2018 Markets took it on the chin this week as rising interest rates once again dominated stock and bond markets. The Dow posted sharp sell-offs on both Wednesday and Thursday, resulting in a 1,300+ point slide. Fortunately, Friday managed to bring a bit of relief to investors as the Dow added 287 points…

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