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Market Updates

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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March 2017 – Fed Recap

We have a quick follow-up to yesterday’s post. As expected the FOMC raised the target range for the Fed Funds rate this afternoon by 25 basis points to 0.75%-1.00%.    However, It was not a consensus decision as the President of the Minneapolis Fed, Neel...
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March 2017 – Fed Preview

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) of the Federal Reserve Bank is set to announce any change of short-term interest rates tomorrow at 1:00pm CT.  Fed Chair Janet Yellen will speak at a press conference at 1:30pm CT to discuss monetary policy and answer...
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December 2016- Fed Preview

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) of the Federal Reserve Bank meets on 12/14/2016, for the final time this year. They will announce their decision on any alteration of short-term interest rates at 1pm CT and a press conference with Fed Chair, Janet Yellen,...
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Market Update – November 9, 2016

As everyone obviously now knows, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States in a couple months. His victory was certainly considered a surprise given the read from the pollsters and real-money-betting sites which favored Hillary Clinton when...
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