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Market Updates

Market Update – October 24, 2018

The selling pressure exhibited by the world’s stock markets has not abated over the course of the last couple weeks. In fact, if anything, it has intensified. As of the market close today, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 have sold-off...
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Market Update – October 11, 2018

Over the last 5 trading days, the stock market has been defined by negative sentiment and strong selling pressure.  The last 2 days especially. Since last Wednesday, the 3 primary US indices have posted the following returns1: Dow Jones Industrial Average: -6.61% Nasdaq Composite...
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Investment Research Note – July 20, 2018

Review: US stocks grinded out a modest gain amidst choppy trading for the 2nd quarter of the year. Volatility settled down from 1st quarter levels as investors pushed and pulled throughout the spring trying to find direction. The concerns around trade policy were omnipresent...
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Market Update – March 23, 2018

I wanted to send out a quick note as we close the books on a tough week for the financial markets. After a healthy and hearty bounce off the lows that were plumbed in February, the US stock markets have found themselves right back...
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Market Update – February 8, 2018

I had hoped that Monday’s note would be the sole piece of general communication from our offices this week, but the market reminded me that: #1 Hope is not a strategy and; #2 It is always in charge! All of the domestic and foreign...
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Market Update – February 5, 2018

Today was a record-setting day in the US stock market, but a record we‘d rather not have set.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its largest intra-day point decline of all time today, (going back to 1900), dropping almost 1,600 points before recovering a...
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Market Update – February 4, 2018

Happy Super Bowl Sunday!   Particularly to those clients of ours in Philly and New England! I wanted to offer a quick check-in as we wrap up an action-packed week.  Amid the State of the Union address, Janet Yellen’s final Fed meeting and an onslaught...
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