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 […]

Market Corrections: History as a Guide

Stock Market  |   September 1, 2015  |  

The U. S. stock market typically weathers significant declines or “corrections” during any calendar year. The J. P. Morgan’s graphic highlights this. Obviously, the “jury is still out” on 2015’s calendar year performance.  Notably, as the first seven months of 2015 played out, industry sectors rotated and declined in “a rolling correction”. As we commented […]