Category Archives: COVID-19

All Signs Point to…

Last week was “all-hands-on-deck,” as over 100 of the S&P 500 companies reported earnings. Earnings to date have been very positive, with 86% beating top-line expectations. If this trend continues, […]

A Rough Patch of Road

March has gotten off to quite the rough start. Last week, the S&P 500 fell 1.5%, and the Dow Industrials dropped 0.12%. Most notably, the Nasdaq plunged almost 5% in […]

Eyes on the Prize: Building Wealth

The last week or two have been like a roller coaster ride – up, up, and up, then down, back up, and back down again. The S&P 500 and Dow […]

Stellar Earnings Lead to Stellar Gains

The past week was a good one for the markets, as the S&P 500, NASDAQ, and Russell 2000 all hit all-time highs. For the week, the S&P 500 advanced 4.6%, […]

Positioned for What Comes Next

Worldwide economic lockdowns to fight COVID-19 continue to hamper economic recovery. Last week, U.S. economic results were mixed—unemployment claims came in at 900,000, while the Atlanta Fed slightly raised fourth-quarter […]

New Every Morning

January is certainly off to a great start. The S&P 500 is up 1.8%, so far this year, the Dow Jones Industrials are 1.6% higher, and the Nasdaq has advanced […]

Looking Forward to a Great New Year

2020 was a challenging year for many, with the pandemic affecting nearly all facets of life.  Despite the widespread, largely negative effects, the broader indices ended the year at all-time […]

What Worked in 2020 Should Continue to Work in 2021

There have been many positive developments in the financial markets over the past month. The waves of positive COVID-19 vaccine announcements were followed by FDA approval for the emergency use […]

What a Weak Dollar Could Mean in 2021

With everything else going on around us, it remains important to pay attention to investment trends and money flows. As our team analyzes trends, we are always looking for factors […]