Fed Cuts Rates, Stocks Retreat

Wednesday, August 7 2019

The Week on Wall Street Last week, the Federal Reserve cut interest rates for the first time in more than a decade, in line with Wall Street’s expectations. Ironically, stocks had their worst week of 2019. The S&P 500 finished the week 3.10% lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and... [+] READ MORE

S&P & Nasdaq Outgain Dow | Weekly Market Update | July 31st

Wednesday, July 31 2019

The Week on Wall Street Last week, investors assessed earnings and the initial estimate of second-quarter economic growth, while awaiting the Federal Reserve’s next announcement about interest rates. Stocks rose for the week; particularly, tech shares. The S&P 500 gained 1.65%; the Nasdaq Composite, 2.26%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average... [+] READ MORE

Work Till You Drop

Wednesday, July 31 2019

                  There’s a quote I’ve seen floating around from time to time that says, “The key to keeping your balance is knowing when you’ve lost it.” I’m sure whoever said this first didn’t have the retirement industry in mind, but it mimics the advice I’ve found myself giving out... [+] READ MORE