Market Commentary

 

April 2019 Market Commentary

Peterborough, NH (April 22, 2019) - Two pieces of “pivotal” research prompted me to look both forward and backward in time to give us a clearer framework to help understand the investment environment we face. Read more...

January 2019 Market Commentary

Peterborough, NH (January 14, 2019) - The world and global stock markets in particular, are enormously fascinating to me. In the last year, they have only gotten more so. Understandably, fascinating might not be the first word that comes to your mind as you review your portfolio’s performance for 2018. Read more...

October 2018 Market Commentary

Peterborough, NH (October 15, 2018) - If you tuned into the market's ugly slide last week, it may be hard to believe that three weeks ago the U.S. market was setting new all-time highs. This downturn has been sudden, but is not particularly noteworthy — yet. Read more...

August 2018 Market Commentary

Peterborough, NH (August 2, 2018) - Where were you a decade ago? Ten years ago this summer, the Federal government seized California mortgage lender Indymac Bank, launching the start of the greatest recession in a generation. Read more...

May 2018 Market Commentary

Peterborough, NH (May 4, 2018) - At 100 years old, my high school English teacher is still teaching. Last week, she was the guest speaker at my dad’s Kiwanis club meeting. Mrs. Frey was feared by her students, but I thought she was fantastic. Read more...

January 2018 Market Commentary

Peterborough, NH (January 17, 2018) - At times, it seems nothing more needs to be communicated about a subject. For the markets and our economy, this seems like one of those times. The way Lincoln began his second inaugural address on the state of the Civil War could be said about the state of the global economy today. Read more...