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MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – SEPTEMBER 2020

In this month’s recap: Stocks prices surged in August as investors cheered positive news of a potential COVID-19 treatment and welcomed a month-long succession of upbeat economic data. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, September 2020 U.S. Markets Stock prices surged in August as investors cheered positive news of […]

MONTHLY ECONOMIC UPDATE – AUGUST 2020

In this month’s recap: stocks rose as better-than-expected corporate earnings and progress on a COVID-19 vaccine encouraged investors. Monthly Economic Update Presented by Woody Rash, August 2020 U.S. Markets Stock prices rallied in July as further development of a COVID-19 vaccine and better-than-expected corporate financial reports encouraged investors. The S&P […]

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 […]