Archives for August, 2018

  1. August 27, 2018

    Despite all of the political news saturating the media day in and day out, discussion of the housing market has certainly found its voice.  If you follow the news, headlines suggest housing is on a slowing trend. “Housing market is showing signs of cracking:… More >>

  2. August 20, 2018

      Fear sells!  There is no question about it, especially when it comes to the uncertainties associated with investment performance.  To the untrained eye, or simply to regular investors managing their own portfolios, it’s extremely difficult to differentiate between… More >>

  3. August 13, 2018

    Second quarter earnings reports are approximately 91 percent complete; needless to say, it’s hard to be disappointed.  So far, according to FactSet, S&P 500 companies have reported earnings-per-share growth of 24.6 percent, exceeding the expectations of 20 percent… More >>

  4. August 6, 2018

    Trade war rhetoric continues to dominate the headlines, and in some respects has put a damper on capital flowing into U.S. equities; perhaps this is overshadowing the fact that we continue to see strong U.S. corporate earnings growth. [i] [ii] On a positive note,… More >>