11|21|2022

Gobble, Gobble, Gobble | November 18, 2022

AUTHOR: Jason Roque, MS, CFP®, APMA®, AWMA® TITLE:       Investment Adviser Rep – CCO TAGS:   S&P 500, NASDAQ, Poland, Earnings, Housing It’s almost gobble, gobble, gobble time. What should you...

08|09|2022

Any Gains for August? | August 5, 2022

Three straight weeks of gains nearly stalled on Friday. Does last week tell us anything about the rest of August? Monday   S&P 500 0.28% | NASDAQ 0.18% Equity markets...

07|26|2022

Markets Move North? | July 22, 2022

Markets moved north last week, but what does recent history tell us we should expect in response? Monday   S&P 500 0.84% | NASDAQ 0.81% The week opened with the...

05|24|2022

Bear Territory | May 20,2022

Bear territory was reached Friday, signaling a sustained rangebound period. Does it mean something else this time? Monday                            S&P 500 0.40% | NASDAQ 1.21% Markets swung between losses...

04|26|2022

Oil: The Inflation Maker | April 22, 2022

Oil fell and markets fell with them. Why did the inflation maker not have a positive impact on equities? Monday                            S&P 500 0.02% | NASDAQ 0.14% Market movement...

02|15|2022

Why So Sensitive? | February 11, 2022

The S&P 500 pulled back this week as a result of looming rate hikes and inflation data. Is the sensitivity due to panic or is the market preparing for...

01|10|2022

2021: Year in Review | December 31, 2021

In many ways, 2021 felt like two years in one. Investing was no exception. Here is a review of the year from our perspective at FFS and what we...

11|02|2021

Strong Push for the Future | October 29, 2021

Earnings were strong across the week, which pushed markets higher. Will it hold up for future quarters? Monday The S&P 500 rose .50% to open the week. This was...

10|26|2021

Is There A Storm Brewing? | October 22, 2021

Markets climbed nicely last week on the back of earnings, but is there a storm brewing? Monday In mixed market activity, the S&P 500 rose 0.3% on the day....

07|27|2021

Rocky Growth | July 23, 2021

In spite of a rocky start, markets grew nicely this last week. Should we expect more growth to come? Monday Markets dove to open the week. The S&P 500...