October 11, 2018

The first 10 days in October have been as turbulent as the recent weather we have had here in North Carolina. Despite an overall backdrop of pleasant and mild economic conditions, we have seen gusts of pessimism hit Wall Street in the last few trading days.

Given that the...

August 23, 2018

At the close of trading today (August 22, 2018), the stock market will cross another milestone. It will set the record for the longest bull market in history.

A bull market begins when the market rises 20% from the low set at the end of the bear market. The last low set by...

April 18, 2018

A historic streak ended with the close of the market on Wednesday, which was the final trading day of February. On a total-return basis, the S&P 500 fell 2.6% over the course of the month. That drop represents the benchmark index’s first decline since October 2016, meanin...

February 15, 2018

For the first time in almost 2 years, the stock market demonstrated a small sell-off over the last week. We have been proactive over the past 6 months to remind all our clients that it is NOT normal for the market to go up every month of the year. In fact, 2017 turned out...

January 5, 2018

Equity indices pushed higher around the globe on positive economic data that showed the worldwide expansion may remain intact in 2018. ADP Research reported that 250,000 new private-sector jobs were added in December, the most in nine months and topped

projections for 190,...

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