Market Update 1/28/2019

U.S. Treasury note yields fell early in the week on weak economic data out of China. In 2018, China’s economy grew at its slowest pace in nearly three decades. Treasury

Market Update 1/16/2019

On January 9, The Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Open Market Committee released the minutes of the Committee meeting held on December 18-19, 2018. In discussing financial markets for

Special Market Update

Special Market Update It would be impossible to not notice the coverage of the volatility in the global stock market over the last 3 months. After peaking on September 21st of

7 Ways To Fight Fear With Facts

7 ways to fight fear with facts You wouldn’t be human if you didn’t fear loss. Nobel Prize-winning psychologist Daniel Kahneman demonstrated this with his loss-aversion theory, showing that people

Market Update 12/04/2018

U.S. Treasury note yields were up at the start of the week as investors favored risk assets. On Monday, the 10-year Treasury note yield had its largest one-day gain in

Market Update 11/20/2018

U.S. Treasury note yields dropped early in the week as investors favored safe haven assets. The bond markets are digesting uncertainty from numerous sources. The Italian government refused to revise

Here’s a reminder that stock-market corrections don’t always become bear markets

A market correction is often defined as a 10% pullback from a recent peak. Using that as a yardstick, the S&P 500 is about 2 percentage points away from joining

Weekly Market Update 10/23/2018

United States Treasuries yields continue to move higher among Federal Reserve rate increases and a healthy economy. In many of last week’s bank earnings reports, the higher yields were seen