Peloton 2019 Q2 Recap

The old Wall Street adage “sell in May and go away” seemed to be working in 2019 – until early June when the market recouped May’s decline and quickly reached all-time high levels.  In fact, despite the ups and downs since the start of the year, the market registered...

Peloton 2019 Q1 Recap

Today’s modern financial markets move quickly.  If you blink you could miss significant price changes. Corrections and rebounds that used to take months or years now seem to occur in weeks or even days. Last year ended poorly for stocks, punctuated by an intense...

Peloton 2018 Q4 Recap

Stocks ended September near all-time highs, but a decidedly different tone was set early in the fourth quarter. Stocks dropped sharply in October as volatility returned, and after a brief rebound in November, the major indexes closed out 2018 with the worst showing in...

Peloton 2018 Q3 Recap

The third quarter was anything but a typical slow, quiet summer. Stocks had been choppy through June but then moved up in July and powered higher through September. The S&P 500 gained 7.7%, and the Dow moved higher by more than 9% in the quarter.  The tech-heavy...

Peloton 2018 Q2 Recap

On the heels of yet another very strong year for stocks, 2018 began with many investors wary of the long rally and seeking an excuse to book some gains. It seemed like a selling impetus materialized just in time in the form of rising interest rates which, as measured...