May 2021 Market Recap

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Posted on June 8th, 2021

General market trends continued to hold in May as data pointed to a strong economy, with the US Purchasing Managers’ Indices for both manufacturing and […]

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April 2021 Market Recap

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Posted on May 6th, 2021

April continued the streak of strong performance across most asset classes, with the S&P 500 clocking in at an 11.3% gain for the year.  While […]

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March 2021 Market Recap

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Posted on April 5th, 2021

The gradual economic growth discussed last month showed signs of accelerating in March.  Employers hired more, with January and February’s employment gains of +545k being […]

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February 2021 Market Recap: Continuing Trends

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Posted on March 2nd, 2021

February was a quiet month in the markets, continuing trends that have been in place since December.  Economic expansion seems to be continuing, with positive […]

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January 2021 Market Recap: Predictability!

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Posted on February 2nd, 2021

Frankly, not much happened in the markets last month.  With a new President and Congress shifting power, it’s an odd time for nothing major to […]

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2020 Annual Market Recap

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Posted on January 5th, 2021

2020 will always be remembered as a tumultuous year.  When we write out the events that occurred, it’s hard to flesh that against the blistering […]

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November Market Recap

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Posted on December 2nd, 2020

In a year that the markets were driven by Covid, November may be remembered as a turning point.  Three different vaccines for Covid were announced […]

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October Market Review

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Posted on November 2nd, 2020

Writing these market reviews is a humbling experience and solidifies our hesitance to predict what markets will do in the short term.  Most months, it’s […]

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Q3 2020 Market Recap

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Posted on October 1st, 2020

This quarter enjoyed broad economic optimism, as jobless claims decreased (though obviously still elevated), manufacturing continued its rebound, and COVID-19 case counts decreased off the […]

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August 2020 Market Recap

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Posted on September 1st, 2020

In our last market update, we felt the market is constantly trying to handicap “how the COVID-19 Pandemic will be solved, when…, and how much […]

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