Consumer Spending

Closing the Gap

June 19, 2020

It appears that the S&P 500 has settled into a trading range after making a run at its all-time high earlier this month.  The index currently sits about 8% from record [...]

Lay of the Land

October 10, 2019

For this week’s Market Commentary, I am sending out an excerpt from the 3rd quarter edition of The Farr View. The domestic economy continues to chug along, albeit at a [...]

The Lay of the Land

August 30, 2018

Consumer spending picked up meaningfully in recent weeks as evidenced by the most recent Retail Sales report for July (+6.4% compared to July, 2017) as well as positive [...]