Tag: financial markets

March Madness

Economy, Stock Market  |   April 3, 2018  |  
Russ Norwood

Volatility has continued to be a factor as rising interest rates and trade war threats have been the latest brick in the “wall of worry” to give market participants pause.  Market technicians are comparing the characteristics to the decline on April 2nd to the year lows that were established February 5th and so far, things […]

Optimism Sows Seeds of Change

Economy  |   December 22, 2016  |  
george clark

The Bank of America CEO’s perch allows a terrific view on economic trends as well as changes in trends. This morning, his remarks in a Bloomberg interview caught our attention. Quoting from the resulting article: “…[Bank of America’s] corporate customers are enthusiastic and already seeking funds to expand, according to Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan. Mid-sized […]

This is the Way America is Supposed to Work

Economy, Stock Market  |   November 10, 2016  |  
rn-admin

The Presidential election delivered a surprise outcome that roiled financial markets in the early hours after the results were in.  We have a 240 year old democratic system in America that still works but sometimes the process is painful.   Stepping back from politics, change is imminent.  At Venturi, our focus is to evaluate the […]