Market Updates

Market Update: October 13, 2022

Market Update: October 13, 2022

I often am asked the following question: “When do you expect the market to bottom out?” My answer is almost always some derivative of the following: “Predicting market bottoms is a fool’s errand. We will know when the market bottom has arrived a good three to six...

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Market Update: September 23, 2022

Market Update: September 23, 2022

Have you ever been asked by your child an adult question and found yourself searching for the right answer? I usually start the answer with the classic, "well, it's complicated." But every once in a while, I find it useful to go through the process of answering that...

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Market Update: September 13, 2022

Market Update: September 13, 2022

The other day I was sitting at an evening bar mitzvah party enjoying the good food and drink talking to friends about the state of the world. Here we were gathered at this joyous event, a bar mitzvah gala, celebrating a youngster thirteen years of age who had just...

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Market Update: August 17, 2022

Market Update: August 17, 2022

When I was a teenager my parents taught me, repeatedly I might add, that if I intended on changing the results of my actions, I should consider changing my actions. Invariably, only through the experience of occasional failure would I learn this important lesson. In...

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Market Update – June 15, 2022

Market Update – June 15, 2022

Thoughts on Today's 0.75% Rate Hike: Today's 75 basis point increase in target interest rates provides us proof that the Federal Reserve is quite serious about resolving the inflation conundrum.  The FOMC is now moving with great rapidity and are projecting that...

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