Archives for October, 2017

  1. October 16, 2017

    Let’s start this week’s post with a quote from the University of Michigan Consumer Surveys’ chief economist, Richard Curtin: “Consumer sentiment surged in early October, reaching its highest level since the start of 2004. The October gain was broadly shared, occurring… More >>

  2. October 9, 2017

    As we wrap up a stellar third-quarter investment period, it’s time for our look ahead into Q4. For an audio narration of our Q4 2017 Look Ahead, click here. For a PDF of our Q4 2017 Look Ahead, click here. Q2 earnings, which were reported from mid-July through… More >>

  3. October 2, 2017

    Welcome to the first trading day of the fourth quarter, which means the race for third-quarter earnings has concluded. The third quarter marked another quarter of strong returns in the equity markets.  The Dow Jones Index led all major indices during the quarter with a… More >>