Some would say that volatility is here to stay following the COVID-19 pandemic. And others would even go as far as to say we are embarking on the next recession. Whether your beliefs align with the former,  the latter or none of the above, chances are you feel uneasy. You are not alone.   It…

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What a year last week was! Last week was a tumultuous one. Oil prices cratered on Monday, and we spent the rest of the week calming markets like a skittish horse. We received additional stimulus for small businesses to the tune of $484 billion. Unemployment numbers were horrific (again), bringing the total new unemployment claims…

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A HISTORIC QUARTER The first quarter of 2020 started favorably. In early January, the news centered around politics, with the House sending articles of impeachment to the Senate and the Democratic presidential primary process gearing up. Markets seemed confident that President Donald Trump would be acquitted and responded by climbing to new highs. The economy…

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