Market Events

Gotta Catch ‘Em All

By now you may be aware of the new phenomenon sweeping the nation—Pokémon GO. Its catchphrase “Gotta Catch ‘Em All” refers to the player’s objective of catching as many of the virtual critters as possible. We don’t completely understand the…

The 1000 Point Market Drop

If you watch any sort of news outlet tonight, you will undoubtedly see some story about a market drop with a headline that reads: “The Dow down 1000 points!” (Or some deliberately scary iteration thereof). What happened? When the market…

Historical Market Perspective – Aug 07, 2015

Just about everyone loves summertime (aside from the humidity, of course). For those of us that grew up before the days of tablets and Twitter, summertime often brings back fond memories–playing baseball, catching lighting bugs, playing flashlight tag in the…

The Royals then and now…

1985 to 2014 On October 25, 1985 the Friday before the Royals won game seven of the World Series, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 1,356. Here we are 29 years later and the Royals are about to play…

The Royals have been a great distraction from the Stock Market

The Royals have been a great distraction from the Stock Market

Most of our Clients tell us that they don’t often look at the value of their accounts. But if you’ve been watching the stock market lately (hopefully you’ve had more exciting things to watch – like the ROYALS!!!) you’ve seen…