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Addressing Tariffobia

Written by: Benjamin Bimson CIMA®, CMT® / CIO, BCJ Financial Group Tariff fears are real and have come full circle in the market since the beginning of May. Up until this point in 2019, there was quite a bit…

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Monthly Economic Update: May 2019

Global Growth Holds Steady: U.S., Europe and China Data Puts Off Slowdown Fears for Now But storm clouds gathering with renewed concerns over U.S., China trade war. Don’t count the global economy out just yet. In addition to a…

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Markets React to Trade Talks

International reaction to U.S.-China trade talks leave markets stirred but not shaken. Reactions to statements by President Trump regarding the ongoing trade talks between the United States and China have caused movement across several financial markets in recent days.…

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U.S. Stocks Rebound From 2018’s Losses

Earnings, expectations for global growth, buybacks help, but CFOs turn more cautious. The major U.S. stock indexes have fully rebounded from the selloff that began in the third quarter and reached its nadir just prior to the holidays. Positive…

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Ten Years, Tremendous Gains

A look at where stocks were in 2009 and how they have performed since. Where were you on March 9, 2009? Do you remember the headwinds hitting Wall Street then? When the closing bell rang at the New York…

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Quarterly Economic Update: Q1 2019

Mixed Picture Emerging For Global Economy Stocks had best quarter in nearly a decade. The second quarter got off to a quick start with stock markets buoyed by positive manufacturing reports the first day of April out of the…