Red Flags

02|11|2020

Red Flags | Market Thoughts | February 7, 2020

AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Jobs, Manufacturing, Corona Virus Markets surged last week, with the S&P 500 having its best week...

02|06|2020

Market Retreat | February 6, 2020

AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Corona virus, GDP, USMCA, Brexit Markets retreated and there were several data points that could have...

01|28|2020

Corona Uncertainties | January 28, 2020

AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Coronavirus Markets did not seem to be interested in economic data last week. Instead, the focus...

01|21|2020

Inflation Sidelined? | January 21, 2020

AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Inflation Not generally an exciting topic, but still important is the role of inflation and if...

01|14|2020

Globe on Fire! | January 10, 2020

Markets rose last week on optimism, a globe on fire! Jobs Data The unemployment rate remained at 3.5% for the month of December. At the surface this may appear...

01|07|2020

Tension | January 7, 2020

AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Trade, Geo-Politics 2019 was a strong year that closed with little tension to speak of. 2020...

year in review

12|31|2019

Year In Review | December 27, 2019

  AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      GDP, CPI, PMI, S&P, Trade There were some bumps in the road for what turned...

12|17|2019

Early Christmas | December 17, 2019

  AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Trade, FRB, Brexit, ECB Christmas came early for the economy last week as progress was...

Trade Synchrony?

12|10|2019

Whipsaw | December 10, 2019

  AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Trade, Jobs, Oil, Stimulus Markets whipsawed about last week as trade, economic data, and fiscal...

12|03|2019

Favorable Noise | December 3, 2019

  AUTHOR: Jason J. Roque, CFP®, APMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:      Trade, Japan, Europe Most of the moves over the last week were motivated by favorable...