Quoted In The News

  • Wall Street wraps up a monster November

    “Industrials and value names have started to climb this year as the market strength continued to broaden in the month of November,” said Michael Farr, presiden…

    Nov 30, 2020Washington Post
  • What a Joe Biden Presidency Will Mean for Markets

    “The markets are telling us that the outcome of the presidential race may be less important than what’s happened with Congress,” said Michael Farr, president o…

    Nov 8, 2020The Wall Street Journal
  • Voters choose Biden to rebuild U.S. economy battered by pandemic

    “No incumbent has kept the White House in a year where there was a recession and 10 percent-plus stock-market decline since 1952. It seems that President Trump…

    Nov 7, 2020Washington Post
  • Dow jumps 367 points as Wall Street looks past election uncertainty

    Michael Farr, president of Farr, Miller & Washington, said the post-election rally mirrors what happened in 2016, when investors reckoned with an unexpected re…

    Nov 4, 2020Washington Post
  • Dow caps volatile October with worst weekly finish since March

    If Biden wins, Farr suspects that a rescue package would not arrive until after the inauguration but that it would be “a big one.” If Trump wins, he said, Cong…

    Oct 30, 2020Washington Post
  • Wall Street Week Ahead: Big tech nervousness prompts calls to diversify

    It might be a good idea to trim some tech exposure if the position has gotten too overweighted, but the sector’s gains are largely being driven by fundamentals…

    Oct 16, 2020Reuters News Wire
  • Survey: Just 22% of experts see the stock market outperforming over next 5 years

    “Starting valuations, which are a very good predictor of future returns, are still very high,” says Michael K. Farr, president of Farr, Miller & Washington, LL…

    Oct 15, 2020Bankrate
  • Dow soars 465 points as Trump news, stimulus talks power U.S. stocks

    As news headlines change and more "October Surprises" emerge, sharp moves in the markets should be expected, said Michael Farr, president of wealth management …

    Oct 8, 2020Washington Post
  • Stocks cut losses after broad sell-off; Dow slides more than 500 points

    Michael Farr, president of Farr, Miller & Washington, said a coronavirus resurgence in Europe has the United Kingdom considering another shutdown, triggeri…

    Sep 21, 2020Washington Post