Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 11/22

US equities declined slightly after six weeks of gains, and volatility remained low. US bond markets were affected by uncertainty over the US-China trade deal, and longer term bond yields…
Scott McKenna
November 26, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 11/15

US equities continued their climb last week despite overall mixed economic data. With all of the political volitility we've seen, there has been almost no fluctuation in market volatility. In…
Scott McKenna
November 19, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 11/8

Major indices hit record high territory last week as investor hopes ran high of a phase one US-China trade deal. Recession fears continued to diminish, despite continued mixed economic signals,…
Scott McKenna
November 12, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 11/1

US equity markets climbed as more jobs were added than expected in October and the busiest week of earnings came to a close with a majority of S&P 500 companies…
Scott McKenna
November 5, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 10/25

The week ended strong as US third-quarter earnings faired much better than expected, with 79% of the 189 companies reported so far beating estimated earnings, and 48% beating estimated revenue.…
Scott McKenna
October 29, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 10/18

US equities rose ever so slightly last week as earnings season kicked off, and fixed income flourished as the yield curve has returned to a more normalized level in recent…
Scott McKenna
October 22, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 10/11

Last week, stocks climbed as positivity ran high and global uncertainty diminished as optimism around US-China tensions increased. Positive comments regarding Brexit emerged, which also helped to boost global equities.…
Scott McKenna
October 15, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 10/4

Stocks declined for the third straight week as weak US manufacturing data emerged. In the UK, Boris Johnson’s latest Brexit proposal was presented as the Halloween deadline approaches. Further east,…
Scott McKenna
October 8, 2019
Weekly Update

WEEKLY UPDATE 9/27

Last week House Democrats launched an impeachment inquiry and President Trump considered a plan to delist Chinese companies from major U.S. equity exchanges as part of a broader effort to…
Scott McKenna
October 1, 2019