News and Updates

How Long Does a Bear Market Last?

Some of the best investment opportunities happen when stocks go through periods of weakness. Most recently we saw that with COVID. In the short run stocks fell sharply in early 2020 because of COVID, but in the long run that turned out to be a good time to buy. This is a good way to look at 2022 because it has been a tough year for stocks.

Will Slow Earnings Crash Stocks?

The most important time of the quarter has arrived – earnings season. Earnings season is the time when publicly traded companies report operating results for the previous quarter and share a forecast for the next quarter.

Energy is #1 Sector of 2022

While the broader stock market has been weak, energy stocks have been crushing it. Energy is easily the top performing sector of 2022, up 15% on the year.

S&P 500 Jumps 6% in 2 Days

The S&P 500 fell sharply this week after news broke that Russia invaded Ukraine. However, buyers quickly stepped in and the index jumped 6% in two days.