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May 17, 2018

What’s Driving the Markets in 2018?

One thing’s clear, the markets have bounced around since the end of 2017. From a year with no volatility, comes a bumpy road. Recent corporate earnings announcements continue on the upside, but investors remain weary. Geopolitical tensions and tariffs continue to rattle markets despite the positive domestic data. Peter C. Karp outlines where we see the markets now and where we see them heading for 2018.
February 13, 2018

Market Turbulence Got You Sick?

The new year started off with a bang, and the fireworks kept going for the month of January, with equity markets skyrocketing to all-time highs. Investors’ expectations of higher corporate returns (due to a slashing of the corporate tax rate) and marginally higher economic growth increased bullish expectations for equity valuations. The quick gains for the month had some investors on edge, asking themselves “Is this too much, too quickly?"
November 17, 2017

What a Year! What’s Next?

With the current political landscape becoming ever more stranger-than-fiction, we’re focusing on the hard economic data to determine how to manage portfolios to mitigate risk and capture market growth. On the final market update call of 2017, Peter Karp will discuss the current market environment, the most recent corporate earnings numbers and the signs of continued growth in the global economy.
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