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The stock market has had an up and down start to 2018. Volatility has made a comeback, after being mostly absent last year.

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2017 Year End Market Update


2017 is now in the books. It’s always fun to look at predictions made one year ago and see how they measured up to reality.

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November 2016 Market Insight

December 1, 2016

November markets have simply been captivated by the US Presidential election.

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September 2016 Market Insight

October 3, 2016

September was a back-and-forth month, as the bulls and the bears fought hard for control.

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August 2016 Market Insight

September 2, 2016

After strong gains in July, markets cooled off in August, with most popular indexes coming in relatively flat for the month. The one exception to this was the Russell 2000 (US small cap stocks)...

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July 2016 Market Insight

August 1, 2016

Where do most people typically invest? Usually, it's in their own back yard.

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April 2016 Market Insight

May 2, 2016

The trends from the first quarter of the year continued in April, as major index returns remained muted and growth stocks underperformed.

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March 2016 Market Insight

April 1, 2016

In our December 2015 end of year market recap, we discussed the fact that the S&P 500 is a market cap weighted index. This means that bigger companies carry a bigger weight in the index...

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February 2016 Market Insight

March 1, 2016

It happens during every presidential campaign - the media churns the news and the public starts to feel uneasy about the State of the Union.

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