Category Archives: Market Insights

Market Commentary – May 2020

U.S. stocks continued to recover in May as states began the process of reopening their economies following nationwide lockdowns from the COVID-19 outbreak. As of May 28th, over 40 million jobs have been lost in the U.S. during the past ten weeks, which represents the most rapid rise in unemployment in U.S. history. Fortunately, the […]

Market Commentary – July 2019

U.S. stocks notched their sixth monthly gain for the year in July. Better than expected corporate earnings from many companies helped to push markets to record highs during the month. Additionally, the expectation of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve materialized on July 31st with Fed Chairman Jerome Powell announcing a 0.25% interest […]

Market Commentary – March 2019

U.S. stocks continued their run higher during March to cap off the best quarterly performance for equities in the last decade. While economic data continues to be mixed, U.S. consumer sentiment showed significant improvement in March. Consumer spending comprises almost 70% of the U.S. economy and therefore is crucial to sustained economic growth. We continue […]