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Friday, April 12, 2024

Fed Plays it Cautious as Markets Wrap Up a Strong First Quarter It’s Spring, which means the first fiscal quarter of 2024 is in the bag. If Q1 is any indication of how the rest of the year will go, investors should be pleased. While...

 

Thursday, March 7, 2024

The financial markets weren’t entirely free from drama in February, but overall things remain quite calm as we enter the final month of the new year’s first quarter. The “drama,” such as it was, stemmed from a...

 

Thursday, February 8, 2024

As you may have heard, Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow on Groundhog Day. According to folklore, that means spring will arrive early this year. Of course, knowing that...

 

Friday, December 15, 2023

The financial markets had a lot to be thankful for in November and, consequently, so did mostinvestors. After three months of losses, Wall Street reversed course in November and the bond marketfinally caught a break as well. The main...

 

Friday, November 10, 2023

October generally served up more tricks than treats for investors, but the Federal Reserve helped make up for that as soon as the calendar flipped to November. The Fed’s dovish comments about short-term interest rates on November...

 

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Friday, October 13, 2023

Even though the Federal Reserve did not approve another short-term interest rate increase inSeptember, long-term rates nevertheless took a jump for the second straight month. The interest rateon the 10-year government bond went from 4...

 

Friday, September 15, 2023

The last full month of summer was a fairly calm one for the financial markets, which is typical.The stock market ended August with slight losses while long-term interest rates took anotherjump, but the economy remained relatively...

 

Tuesday, July 11, 2023

The stock market tech bubble that had been growing rapidly for months grew slower in June, and the Federal Reserve voted not to raise short-term interest rates for the first time in over a year. Th

 

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Friday, March 11, 2022