In One Chart: Fed’s Best Recession Predictor

Economic uncertainty has been plentiful in 2018. Those worried about a recession will point to trade wars and hawkish interest rate hikes as reasons to expect economic downturn. On the contrary, others say the recent trade accords with¬†Mexico¬†and overall growth in the stock market signal a strong economic outlook. Even while major indices like the … Continued

2017 U.S. Market: A (Brief) Year in Review

Running with the bulls 2017 has seen major U.S. Index highs, atypically high growth in numerous sectors and industries, and growing concerns about a market pullback after this record run. With only a few weeks remaining in the calendar year, the S&P 500 is up over 18%, though the NASDAQ Composite and Russell 1000 Growth … Continued