Market Commentaries

27 Mar

Bear Rally Backed by Stimulus Bazooka

March 27, 2020 Encouraged by the government passing a $2 trillion lifeline package and the Federal Reserve, who has vowed that it will not run out of ammunition in its support for financial markets, investors sent the S&P 500 surging by 20%+ over a 3-day period. The government’s massive stimulus package is unprecedented in its…

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20 Mar

Social Distancing Throws Stick in the Cog

March 20, 2020 It was another challenging week for the market as investors digested ongoing developments in the U.S. coronavirus outbreak. With testing becoming more widely available, the country has seen a surge of confirmed cases. As of Friday afternoon, the U.S. had 16,000+ cases of the virus. The outbreak has spurred state and local…

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13 Mar

Bull Market Dies From Severe Case of “An Abundance of Caution”

March 13, 2020 Bull Market Dies From Severe Case of “An Abundance of Caution” A vacuum of political leadership, a botched mobilization effort by the CDC, a lack of coordinated global monetary and fiscal response, and the continuing spread of COVID-19 put a stake in the heart of history’s longest bull market this week. It…

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