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Quietly Firm - April 2021 Market Commentary

Quietly Firm April 29, 2021 Strong first quarter earnings and gathering momentum in the global economy are helping world equity prices extend their advance. Most ...
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Mid-March Market Commentary

Punching Higher
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Political Parties and Stock Markets Since 1900

  • Doug Kinsey
  • 28.10.2020
  • stocks
Political Parties and Stock Markets since 1900 Should stock market investors hope for a unified or a divided Washington? Does the party occupying the White House affect ...
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Artifex August Market Commentary

September 8, 2020 August is traditionally quiet on Wall Street. Congress is in recess and many US families are on vacation. The pace of trading in the equity markets ...
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Artifex August Economic Update - Optimism Spreading

Optimism Spreading   One by one, broad based US equity indexes are reaching new all-time highs, almost like dominoes falling. In the last two weeks, the S&P 500 and the ...
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Artifex July Monthly Market Commentary

August 6, 2020 July extended a run of positive monthly returns since the end of the first quarter. A strong first half was followed by uneven performance during the late ...
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Rally Extending

  July 16, 2020   Equity prices in the US have worked significantly higher over the first half of July. Volatility has increased a notch as successive days feature ...
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The Road to Recovery

    The Road to Recovery - May 2020 Market Commentary   June 4, 2020   The April global equity rally continued through May, extending the strong gains registered since ...
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Artifex April 2020 Market Commentary

May 7, 2020 April provided relief for beleaguered investment portfolios, perhaps far more than would have been expected in the wake of the six-week decline that ended in ...
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Rebirth of Optimism?

  April 28, 2020 US equity prices have continued to claw back great chunks of their losses since the March lows. The S&P 500 has gained roughly 4.25% from April 15 ...
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