Posts Tagged ‘StockMarket’

What Will the Election Do to the Market?

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Wall Street has had a rather calm summer. How about fall? Will volatility increase before and after Election Day? So far, the market is performing roughly in line with historical patterns. In 19 of the prior 22 presidential election years, the S&P 500 advanced from June through October. The...

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Facing Volatility

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Over the last few years, we have faced a variety of challenges in the market. Times of stress spark the need for discussion, reassurance, and often, historical context. In 2013, we started the year worried about the impending fiscal cliff, and later watched as the market had its “taper...

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