Archive for March, 2018

Comments Off on WEEKEND MOTIVATIONAL MESSAGE – Saturday 31 March 2018

WEEKEND MOTIVATIONAL MESSAGE – Saturday 31 March 2018

GIVE (Read before you watch the video – Link at the end) This three-minute Academy Award winner for Best Animated Movie is not just about a great piece of entertainment. It has so many deeper lying messages but one clear lesson … It is all too easy to judge and be selfish when we don’t […]

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Comments Off on Weekly Market Update – 26 March 2018 BMO

Weekly Market Update – 26 March 2018 BMO

Week in Review: Another Negative (and Noisy) Week Equities dropped sharply this week, giving up ground for the second week in a row, as investors took in the latest policy directive from the Fed, a new round of tariffs from the White House, and cries for greater data regulation following a scandal involving Facebook (FB). The […]

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Comments Off on Weekly Market Update – 19 March 2018 BMO

Weekly Market Update – 19 March 2018 BMO

Week in Review: Three Steps Forward, Two Steps Back Equities reversed course this week, undoing about a third of last week’s rally, as investors continued to search for equilibrium following the abrupt sell off in early February. Since that drop, the S&P 500 has had three up weeks and two down weeks, reclaiming around 60% […]

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Comments Off on Weekly Market Update – 12 March 2018 BMO

Weekly Market Update – 12 March 2018 BMO

Week in Review: Bulls Bounce Back, Nasdaq Navigates to New Records U.S. equities rallied this week, more than reclaiming last week’s losses, as investors navigated their way through a host of happenings, including a battle over tariffs in Washington, the latest European Central Bank policy meeting, and the release of the Employment Situation Report for […]

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Comments Off on Weekly Market Update – 5 March 2018 BMO

Weekly Market Update – 5 March 2018 BMO

Week in Review: Selling Resumes Stocks tumbled this week, with the S&P 500 dropping 2.0%. The Nasdaq Composite did a little better, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average did a little worse, losing 1.1% and 3.1%, respectively. The small-cap Russell 2000 showed relative strength, but still finished lower by 1.0%. The week actually began on […]

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