Wealth Management News & Resources
October 15, 2018
UNCERTAINTY BREEDS SELLING, FOLLOWED BY A RELIEF RALLY
On Friday, Wall Street rebounded from a disquieting slump that saw the blue chips take an almost 1,400 point dive. The S&P 500 gained 1.42% to snap a 6-session losing streak, the Nasdaq Composite rose 2.29% to fight back from a correction, and the Dow rose 1.15%.
October 8, 2018
10-YEAR TREASURY YIELD HITS A 7-YEAR PEAK
Friday, the yield on the 10-year note reached 3.23%, its highest level since 2011. Its yield rose dramatically last week, influenced by hawkish comments from Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell and reports showing minimal unemployment and a swiftly expanding business sector.
If you’ve worked a lifetime to build a large estate, you undoubtedly would like to leave a lasting legacy to your children and future generations. Educating your children about saving, investing and other money management skills can help keep your legacy alive.
October 1, 2018
FEDERAL RESERVE MAKES ITS THIRD RATE HIKE OF 2018
The central bank set the target range for the federal funds rate at 2.00-2.25% last week, in a move that economists and investors widely expected. One development was unexpected: the Fed removed the word “accommodative” from its latest policy statement, a hint that it may be on the verge of altering its monetary policy outlook.
Bruce Frankel’s Book “The 7 Biggest Financial Mistakes Made by Successful Entrepreneurs” Reviewed in Cleaner & Launderer
A book review of Bruce Frankel’s “The 7 Biggest Financial Mistakes Made by Successful Entrepreneurs” appears in the September issue of Cleaner & Launderer. The book details the 7 biggest mistakes that Bruce has seen in working with successful owners, shareholders and executives of closely held small to mid-sized businesses.
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