Quarterly Investment Reviews

We look back over the market in 3-month sections, and give you some insights that may be helpful. After all, the more informed you are, the easier it will be to achieve the best possible outcome for your situation.

Quarter in Review  Global capital markets continued to struggle during the second quarter of 2022. Multiple factors continued to drive high inflation including excess stimulus from prior years, a relaxation of COVID restrictions (and personal restraint) across developed markets atREAD MORE

Quarter in Review 2022 began with mixed expectations: the Omicron wave of COVID infections was receding, while stubbornly high inflation and anticipation of rising interest rates offset otherwise strong economic growth. On February 24, everything changed when Russian tanks invadedREAD MORE

Quarter in Review   The fourth quarter of 2021 began with expectations for a strong acceleration of economic activity as the wave of COVID Delta variant cases waned. That was offset a bit by the arrival of the Omicron variantREAD MORE

Quarter in Review  Perhaps the most important factor in the markets and the economy during the third quarter has been the surge of COVID cases caused by the Delta variant. The good news is that this wave of the pandemicREAD MORE

Quarter in Review  The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta estimates that economic growth accelerated during the second quarter to roughly 7.8%, one of the fastest rates in decades. The U.S. leads most of the world (behind the U.K. and China)READ MORE