Market Approaching New Highs/Earnings Season/The Economy

        Market Approaching New Highs/Earnings Season/The Economy     The Market simply continues to melt higher, believing that the current status of low rates and an inevitable solution with China will reignite the economy and then Corporate Earnings. In a few weeks, we’ll start to hear from Corporate America reporting 1st Quarter […]

1st Quarter Ends on a High Note/Interest Rate Cut/Philly Sports

          1st Quarter Ends on a High Note/Interest Rate Cut/Philly Sports     Who would have thought, most major Stock Market Indexes finished the 1st Quarter 2019 up double digits! The Dow recorded a gain of 11.81%, the S&P 500 13.65%, the Russell 2000 14.58% and the Nasdaq Composite up 16.9%. […]

Mueller – The Fed – IRA Bankruptcy Protection

      Mueller – The Fed – IRA Bankruptcy Protection       Hopefully we can now put the Mueller investigation in the rear view mirror and move forward. The report conclusions will mostly likely prove to be Market neutral. The China issue is certainly far from being Market neutral. If we do get […]

Required Minimum Distributions (RMD)…Postponement/The Exception/The Calculation…Aggregation/Penalties/Planning

      Required Minimum Distributions (RMD) Postponement/The Exception The Calculation Aggregation/Penalties/Planning   The rules for Required Minimum Distributions (RMD) need to be clearly understood to avoid paying unwanted and unnecessary penalties to our friends at the Internal Revenue Service. This is a quick guide of the rules, however please be sure to discuss the […]

Best Week of the Year/Fed & Interest Rates/Upcoming Earnings, China Impact

    Best Week of the Year/Fed & Interest Rates Upcoming Earnings, China Impact   All arrows pointed north for Stock indexes last week with the US Stock Market posting its best weekly performance of 2019. Low inflation, good consumer sentiment, and good earnings from the semiconductor sector trumped the headlines of a slowing Global […]