January 2020

  • January 31, 2020

    Weekly Market Commentary January 31, 2020   The Markets News of the coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China unsettled investors around the world. The respiratory infection is related to severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS), reported WebMD. Previous virus outbreaks have affected global economic growth. Research into pandemic preparedness suggests extreme […]

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  • January 21, 2020

    Weekly Market Commentary January 21, 2020   The Markets The new trade deals are here! The United States and China signed a preliminary trade deal last week. The next day, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement was approved by the Senate. The phase-one deal between the United States and China has been analyzed, applauded, disparaged, and questioned. […]

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  • January 14, 2020

    Weekly Market Commentary January 14, 2020   The Markets Happy New Year everyone. U.S. Treasury bond yields dropped sharply last week before rebounding. Financial Times reported the possibility of war caused global investors to seek out investments perceived to be safe havens. Record amounts of cash moved into bond investments, particularly U.S. Treasuries, during the […]

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  • January 6, 2020

    Weekly Market Commentary January 6, 2020   The Markets About face! 2019 was a remarkable year for investors with many asset classes delivering positive performance. Both the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index, and the Dow Jones Global Index delivered double-digit returns. Bonds and gold rallied, too, delivering positive returns for the year. Possibly the most […]

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