Try To Remember The Kind Of September . . . As stocks exited the summer of 2014, the S&P 500 Index marked the year by closing at 2014. It backed off and is now around 1972; resumed momentum and September quarterly earnings reports should send it back by yearend above 2014 and probably through 2100. […]
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Skepticism Over a Long Shutdown As I write this, the United States government is in its third day of an increasingly worrisome shutdown. In labor disputes, employees are sometimes locked out until a dispute is resolved. Such a dispute, like most disputes, is between the parties involved, ending when they reach an agreement. In this […]
Advice From Mark Twain Stocks stumbled through the summer with the Dow Industrials losing 3% and then regained balance in September before the tragic situation in Syria began to dominate the news. Despite the many uncertainties of any military situation, stocks actually rallied with their best weekly performance in two months. The prospects of armed […]