Archive: May 2016

Weekly Market Update: “Dow, S&P 500 Post Best Week Since March”

THE MARKETSStocks ended a solid week on a high note ahead of the Memorial Day weekend after statements by Federal Reserve officials boosted expectations of a rate hike this summer.…
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010 – Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail

Last month we lost rock legend Prince at the untimely age of 57. During his career he relentlessly fought to be fully and fairly compensated for his work. But when…
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Weekly Market Update: “Fed Changes Tune On Interest Rates”

THE MARKETSStocks closed out a bumpy week mixed, ending a three-week stretch of losses for the S&P 500 and NASDAQ. The Dow, however, extended losses for a fourth straight week…
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Weekly Market Update: “Stocks Drop on Retail Earnings Woes”

THE MARKETSStocks fell again for the third week in a row, driven lower by poor earnings reports from some major department store retailers. For the week, the S&P 500 lost…
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“Jane’s BRI Moment”

It happened again last week… Cassie and I were meeting with a beloved client who recently lost her mother and had come in to start the process of transferring the…
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Weekly Market Update: “April Jobs Report Shows Slower Pace of Growth”

THE MARKETSMarkets slumped for the third week as global concerns pressured investors again, and domestic data painted a modest picture. For the week, the S&P 500 lost 0.40%, the Dow…
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Weekly Market Update: “Is the Bull Market Too Old?”

THE MARKETSAs of Friday, the S&P 500 is on the second-longest bull market run in history, surpassing the 1949-1956 bull market that lasted 2,607 days. The longest bull market in…
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