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Woody Rash

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – JULY 2020

In this month’s recap: stocks rallied in May, sparked by a supportive Federal Reserve, stories of states re-opening, and reported progress on a COVID-19 vaccine. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, June 2020 U.S. Markets Stocks rallied in May, sparked by a supportive Federal Reserve, stories of states re-opening, […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – JUNE 2020

In this month’s recap: stocks rallied in May, sparked by a supportive Federal Reserve, stories of states re-opening, and reported progress on a COVID-19 vaccine. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, June 2020 U.S. Markets Stocks rallied in May, sparked by a supportive Federal Reserve, stories of states re-opening, […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – APRIL 2020

In this month’s recap: The CARES Act moves to assist Americans quarantined by COVID-19, providing relief with a $2T stimulus package; markets worldwide react to coronavirus-related volatility. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, April 2020 THE MONTH IN BRIEF The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act has […]

Stuck at Home Survival Guide

I received an email from a college friend this week who highlighted how the mental aspect of being in isolation can be the hardest thing to deal with during this Stay at Home Order. I want to share some of the ideas which were passed along from Dr. Juliana Breines […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – MARCH 2020

In this month’s recap: The coronavirus becomes the leading news story in the financial markets, sending stock indices and Treasury yields lower; oil futures slide; consumer confidence, hiring, and manufacturing data offer bright spots. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, March 2020 THE MONTH IN BRIEF In February, anxieties […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – FEBRUARY 2020

In this month’s recap: the emerging coronavirus reins in the bulls on Wall Street, trade deals make headlines, the United Kingdom makes its Brexit, and confident U.S. households help the economy keep its pace. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, February 2020 THE MONTH IN BRIEF Early January gains […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – JANUARY 2020

In this month’s recap: As 2019 ends, the U.S. and China agree to a phase-one trade deal, and stocks, gold, and oil all advance. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, January 2020 THE MONTH IN BRIEF Stocks rallied in December, closing out a decidedly positive year on Wall Street. […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – DECEMBER 2019

In this month’s recap: stocks stay in rally mode, helped by hints that the U.S. and China may be closing in on a phase-one trade deal; hiring bounces back; key real estate indicators look stronger. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, December 2019 THE MONTH IN BRIEF The S&P […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – NOVEMBER 2019

In this month’s recap: another rate cut from the Federal Reserve, a strong hint of a partial U.S.-China trade deal, and stocks reach record heights again. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, November 2019 THE MONTH IN BRIEF Investors and traders found much to like in October. The S&P […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – OCTOBER 2019

In this month’s recap: The Fed cuts interest rates, the price of oil spikes, and trade negotiations between the U.S. and China are rescheduled. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, October 2019 THE MONTH IN BRIEF September brought an economic event that was widely expected: a quarter-point cut in […]