Market Commentary

It Can Go Higher

November 18, 2009

Do you remember what you were thinking during the depths of the market decline? On March 9, 2009, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 6,547 – down nearly 54% [...]

Damned If You Do

October 28, 2009

Markets began the week nervous about a large supply of US Treasuries to be auctioned. The main worry was of higher rates if demand for the new debt proved thin. With so much [...]

Rumination

October 8, 2009

Since our last meaningful market correction (7% decline from mid-June to July 10, 2009), the S&P 500 has risen over 21% in less than 3 months. The best-performing [...]

Un-Labor Day Thoughts

September 8, 2009

August Unemployment data were released this morning and the numbers were not as bad as expected. The rate of job losses is slowing, and some economists think that the rate of [...]

The Rally Continues…

August 20, 2009

First off, I thought I would share a little good news with you all. Farr, Miller & Washington, LLC ranked in the top 1% of all large-cap growth managers over the trailing [...]