Fed Anticipates Near-Zero Rates for 3+ Years

Fed Anticipates Near-Zero Rates for 3+ Years

Bloomberg reported today that the Federal Reserve expects to hold rates steady through 2023 until inflation reaches 2% in effort to help the economy recover from the pandemic. Fed Chair Jerome Powell and other Fed officials have stated in recent weeks that a full...
An Update on Recent Market Activity

An Update on Recent Market Activity

With the current health and economic environments seemingly in a constant state of flux as of late, we thought we would share a helpful market update and excerpt from our recent client notice.  Kindly note that the data in this commentary is as of April 30th and...
An Update on Recent Market Activity

Putting Market Downturns Into Perspective

Since emerging from the 2008 financial crisis, markets can overall be considered cooperative. Stocks have continued to move higher, while falling bond yields saw fixed income investors enjoy bumper returns. Volatility remained low relative to history, and while we did...
Coronavirus Fears Drive Market Correction

Coronavirus Fears Drive Market Correction

After significant selling earlier in the week, global equity markets came under further pressure today as investors grapple with the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and its impact on economic growth. As of this writing, the S&P 500 Index is down -10.7% for the...