October30
October30
Weekly Market Commentary, October 30, 2018

The Markets The S&P 500 briefly declined more than 10 percent from its high, set on September 21, 2018, before rallying slightly. The “correction” has come during … Read More

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October24
October24
New Trend: Pets and Financial Planning

Animals have played important roles in human lives for centuries. They provide companionship, comic relief, work assistance, transportation, reassurance, protection, and food. Today, emotional-support and service animals … Read More

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October23
October23
Weekly Market Commentary, October 23, 2018

The Markets U.S. stocks increased last week by the thinnest of margins. The S&P 500 rose, but the result rounded to 0 percent. The MSCI ACWI slid … Read More

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October16
October16
Weekly Market Commentary, October 16, 2018

The Markets After months without a 1 percent move in either direction, the S&P 500 experienced three on consecutive days to end the week. Unfortunately, the large … Read More

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October9
October9
Weekly Market Commentary, October 9, 2018

The Markets The fourth quarter seems to be off to a more volatile start after a calm third quarter. Many indices were down more than 1 percent … Read More

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October5
October5
U-6 The Unappreciated Unemployment Rate

On October 5, 2018 the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released their monthly report on labor conditions. The report is in two parts. The first and … Read More

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