Insights

1st Quarter 2020
“Black Swan” events seem to always happen when we least expect them.  Who would have thought that Saudi Arabia would cut oil production in
4th Quarter 2019
This past year was one of the best years in history for the stock market.  The S&P 500 return was up 31.49% for the
3rd Quarter 2019
The Federal Reserve lowered the Fed Funds Rate again in October to the 1.50-1.75% range.  It has indicated that it is still data dependent
2nd Quarter 2019
The Federal Reserve started taking the drugs in 2008.  The drugs in this case were lowering the Fed Funds rate and Quantitative Easing (QE)
1st Quarter of 2019
In October 2018, Chairman Powell of the Federal Reserve said the Fed was on cruise control to a 3.0% Fed Funds rate. This statement