Quarterly Commentary: 2Q 2019

The first half of 2019 was mostly positive for equity markets, which recovered quite nicely from the decidedly negative fourth quarter in 2018. These favorable results are despite a highly... Read More

Quarterly Commentary: Q1 2019

What a difference a quarter can make! During the last quarter of 2018, we witnessed the return of market volatility, with equities around the globe experiencing substantial declines as the... Read More

Quarterly commentary: December 2018

In the final quarter of 2018, the economy and the markets downshifted, as several economic cracks surfaced in areas like housing and auto loans, while concerns over Fed tightening and... Read More

Quarterly commentary: October 2018

U.S. economic growth and stock market performance for the third quarter of 2018 was more or less a continuation of the previous quarter. Strong corporate earnings helped U.S. stocks move... Read More

Quarterly commentary: July 2018

In the second quarter, we expected the economy to continue to move forward, albeit with some headwinds from the Fed’s effort to normalize rates and the general political climate. While this... Read More