Weekly Newsletter 8/4/2014

Global stocks moved significantly lower last week in the midst of mixed economic and geopolitical news. As the market sagged through the week, many commentators began to question if the weakness in markets was the beginning of what is assumed to be … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 7/28/2014

Global stocks were mixed this past week as global geopolitical stress twisted and turned investor attitudes. As is often the case, volumes in stocks continue to be light with bumps higher in volumes on down days. Market participation is still broad … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 7/21/2014

Global stocks registered a positive week in the face of increasing geopolitical tensions. A number of institutional investors used the past week as an opportunity to buy dips in the market. Oftentimes market dips as a result of geopolitical tensions … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 7/14/2014

Global stocks dropped across the board last week spurred on by news that Portugal's largest bank is in 'serious financial condition' according to the county's central bank. The news of the bank's troubles sent already shaky global stocks lower and … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 7/7/2014

Global stocks moved higher this past week in the midst of weaker economic data. A significant driver to the move in stocks this past week was the June Non-Farm Payrolls data that showed 288,000 jobs added in June. In addition, the unemployment rate … [Read more...]