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Three Things to Know & Watch

Three Things to Know & Watch

By Bill Hornbarger, Chief Investment Officer. Economic reports on the producer price index (PPI), retail sales, and small business optimism will be released prior to the Fed’s announcement mid-week.

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Three Things to Know & Watch

Three Things to Know & Watch

By Bill Hornbarger, Chief Investment Officer. Economic reports on the producer price index (PPI), retail sales, and small business optimism will be released prior to the Fed’s announcement mid-week.

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Three Things to Know & Watch

Three Things to Know & Watch

By Bill Hornbarger, Chief Investment Officer. The consumer price index (CPI) for May will be released Friday will be the focus of the week

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Grin and Bear It

Grin and Bear It

Many stock market media outlets have recently described how the S&P 500 Index (SPX) narrowly missed entering a bear market at its low last week…

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If You Don’t Like the Weather Now…

If You Don’t Like the Weather Now…

A single word sums up the markets last week – wild. The busiest week of the 2nd quarter earnings season, several headline worthy employment figures released, and a Federal Reserve meeting..

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Three Things to Know & Watch – 9 May, 2022

Three Things to Know & Watch – 9 May, 2022

In terms of economic data, inflation will be front and center this week with CPI released on Wednesday and PPI on Thursday. CPI is expected to ease slightly with the overall reading up 0.2% in April and 8.1% year over year…

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Are We There Yet?

Are We There Yet?

I recently flew to California for a company event. Fortunately, I was able to get a non-stop flight. Unfortunately, that meant four hours with my only sustenance being a little bag of chips and a small cup of soda…

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Plan for the Unexpected

When you think about financial planning, many think in terms of saving for college or retirement, or investing in the stock market. Sometimes, an overlooked consideration is planning for the unexpected, which can severely impact your ability to generate income and maintain your family’s financial security. Some items to consider:

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