Blog posts tagged with "market"
The stock market has had an up and down start to 2018. Volatility has made a comeback, after being mostly absent last year.
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.
November markets have simply been captivated by the US Presidential election.
September was a back-and-forth month, as the bulls and the bears fought hard for control.
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)...
Where do most people typically invest? Usually, it's in their own back yard.
The trends from the first quarter of the year continued in April, as major index returns remained muted and growth stocks underperformed.
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...