Market Commentary

LEI

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Every month the LEI (Leading Economic Indicator) is released. It is a compilation of 10 different economic indicators and its purpose is to gauge the future direction of the economy. A negative reading suggests that the economy will be struggling 3 to 6 months in the future. The indicator has fallen from being a strong […]

Market Commentary

Trump Wins! Does the Market?

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The surprise for the market wasn’t that Trump won the White House, though that was truly a surprise for the country.  Rather the 1,000 point drop in the futures market before the opening disappeared once the stock market opened and then reversed during early morning trading. That was truly something that most investors, including myself, […]