Weekly Commentary October 20, 2008

The Markets High volatility continued last week, but when the closing bell rang on Friday, investors were smiling as the Dow Jones Industrial Average recorded its biggest one-week gain in more than five years, according to The Wall Street Journal. On Monday of last...

Weekly Commentary October 13, 2008

The Markets “Past performance is no guarantee of future results.” That’s a phrase you hear often in the securities business, in fact, securities regulators require that disclosure in certain written communication. It’s most common usage is to warn investors that if an...

Weekly Commentary October 6, 2008

The Markets There’s only one word to describe what took place in the financial markets last week – ugly. You probably don’t need to glance at the box score below to know that stocks dropped significantly last week. Monday’s dizzying drop of 777 points in the Dow Jones...