For the first time in nine straight quarters the equity market posted a negative return – a pretty amazing run. Q1 highlights – if you can call them that – included an inflation scare, trade war concerns, another rate hike by the Federal Reserve and serious privacy concerns raised about Facebook.
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Fed Raises Rates and Other Positive Economic News
The Federal Reserve raised short-term rates today by 0.25%, which was expected. February home sales figures were stronger than anticipated. Trump administration expected to announce trade actions related to China. (March 21, 2018)Watch Video
Update on Trade Tariffs and February’s Unemployment Rate
Tariffs probably not impactful on overall economy. New jobs created in February surged higher than expected. (March 9, 2018)Watch Video
Implications of Market Volatility
Equity market was up strong in January, now down slightly year-to-date. Long-term outlook for equity market to move higher unchanged. (Feb. 6, 2018)Watch Video
2018 Economic and Market Outlook
In this video, Jim Huntzinger provides us with his economic and market outlook for 2018. (Jan. 22, 2018)Watch Video
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