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2020 Financial Markets Update

June 2024 Market Commentary

June 27, 2024

Inflation data showed signs of improvement after a disappointing first quarter. Fed Chair Jay Powell pushed back on growing concerns […]

May 2024 Market Commentary

May 16, 2024

Inflation data suggests that progress towards the Fed’s longer-term 2% target has stalled and could even be at risk of […]

April 2024 Market Commentary

April 22, 2024

S&P 500 sets new record high. Consumer prices experience their largest monthly gain since September raising questions/concerns about the number […]

March 2024 Market Commentary

March 22, 2024

S&P 500 sets new all-time record high. January inflation data surprised to the upside reigniting concerns about monetary policy. Market […]

February 2024 Market Commentary

February 16, 2024

S&P sets new all-time record high. 4Q23 GDP data stronger than expected, suggesting economy entered 2024 with good momentum. Federal […]

January 2024 Market Commentary

January 17, 2024

Markets enjoyed a strong finish to the year driven by increased optimism that the Fed has completed its current rate […]

November 2023 Market Commentary

November 16, 2023

Markets endured another disappointing month impacted by a further rise in rates. The S&P 500 briefly entered “correction” territory just […]

October 2023 Market Commentary

October 24, 2023

Maybe it is a sense of melancholy from summer drawing to a close. Perhaps it is traders returning from late-summer […]

September 2023 Market Commentary

September 18, 2023

Markets, as measured by the S&P 500, enjoyed a strong start to summer, gaining a cumulative 10% in June and […]

July 2023 Market Commentary

August 17, 2023

The saying “Hope springs eternal” traces its roots back nearly 300 hundred years to “An Essay on Man: Epistle I” […]