Market Commentary

Red Flags?

April 23, 2018

In previous Market Commentaries, we discussed how the threat of rising interest rates was responsible for the first stock-market swoon in February of this year. We suggested [...]

The New Normal?

April 11, 2018

In 2017, the S&P 500 produced a total return of nearly 22% with historically low volatility and twelve consecutive months of positive returns. The market shrugged off all [...]

Anatomy of a Correction

April 5, 2018

On Monday morning, the S&P 500 bounced off its lowest level of the year for a second time. The first bottom occurred on February 8th at a level that just barely qualified [...]

Trade Matters!

March 14, 2018

Tariffs and International Trade have dominated the headlines for a week since President Trump announced across-the-board tariffs for imported steel and aluminum. The primary [...]