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Weekly Investor – October 16, 2017

  Broken Record – Another Record Broke The end of another week has brought yet another all-time high for equities.   This marked the fifth week in a row that the market has closed at an all-time high. To try and put these numbers in perspective, the aggregate market capitalization of the S&P 500 on election […]

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Weekly Investor – October 9, 2017

  Questions at the Fed Interest rates rose over the course of the week on speculation whether Federal Reserve would increase rates again in December. Increasing this uncertainty was discussion about who may replace Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen when her term is up next February. On the tax front, Thursday the House of Representatives passed […]

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Weekly Investor – October 2, 2017

  Ending on a High Note The third quarter came to a close with equities ending on a high note. Smaller companies, or small caps, were the best performers last week, returning over 3.3%.  Mid caps came in at 1.6% and large caps returned 0.7%.  Investors continue to focus their search for growth in small […]

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Weekly Investor – September 25, 2017

  Another High The S&P 500 Index posted a new all-time closing high of 2,508.24 on Wednesday, after breaking through the 2,500 point ceiling the previous week. However, after hitting the new high, the index was basically flat for the rest of the week. Equity markets seemed unfazed by the President’s remarks at the United […]

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Weekly Investor – September 18, 2017

  Record Highs The S&P 500 closed last week at an all-time high of 2498.6. Monday, the S&P 500 was up over 1% in large part because Hurricane Irma spared a majority of Florida from the direct hit that was initially feared. In stock news, additional details were revealed about Equifax Inc. and its data breach […]

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