September27
September27
There’s a New Theory in Town

Renowned economist Robert Shiller’s new book suggests investors may be able to predict and prepare for economic events by tracking popular stories. Applying the theory might have … Read More

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September24
September24
Weekly Market Commentary, September 24, 2019

The Markets The Federal Reserve cut interest rates 0.25 percent last week. While the move was widely expected, various forms of dissent reflected the underlying tensions faced … Read More

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September19
September19
Where’s Inflation?

If you enjoy searching for Waldo, the visual nemesis in a red-striped sweater and cap, you may appreciate the quandary of central bankers in many wealthy nations. … Read More

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September17
September17
Weekly Market Commentary, September 17, 2019

The Markets Global stocks rallied sharply for the third straight week. The S&P 500 rose 1.0 percent. The MSCI ACWI index of global stocks rose 1.3 percent. … Read More

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September12
September12
Remember the Movie Groundhog Day?

Bill Murray’s character is a crotchety newsman who lives the same day over and over again. After exhausting other options, he chooses self-improvement and eventually escapes the … Read More

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September10
September10
Weekly Market Commentary, September 10, 2019

The Markets Global stocks rallied sharply for the second straight week. Stocks have historically performed worse in September than any other month, so the positive performance comes … Read More

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