2020 Post Election Q&A
2020 Post Election Q&A
Please see the recording of our Live Post Election Q&A with our Chief Investment Officer, John Maher, CFA who answered questions on the effect of the election on the US/China relationship, the probability of a fiscal stimulus plan, growth vs. value stocks, yields, and if you can expect a tax increase in 2021.
Election Year Retirement Mistakes
We want to make sure we are staying in touch with our clients and their staff and helping relieve any retirement related stress they may be experiencing as we work through this unique period of time. With that goal in mind, we put together the attached video for the staff to offer some perspective on…
September 2020 Market Outlook
Thank you to everyone who attended the Live Market Update and Q&A webinar on Wednesday. John Maher gave some comments on the current political landscape and its potential economic impact, as well as the concept of Total Return vs. Yield. We received many great questions for John to answer, thank you to all who submitted them. Please…
July 2020 Market Outlook
This was the headline in the Wall Street Journal on July 1st. CCR Wealth Management sent out e-mails to our clients in February and early March cautioning against reactionary trading during sharp market declines. On March 13th we wrote: “Most will come to learn that the best days, weeks or even quarters tend to follow…
Market Outlook April 2020
Given the events of the last six weeks, sitting down to a keyboard to tap out thoughts that might be considered illuminating seems daunting. This is especially true given a clientele-readership which has largely been forced to sequester themselves with the media for weeks on end rather than going about their usual daily business.
Conveying two seemingly juxtaposed ideas simultaneously is not an easy task—and perhaps it is a futile undertaking. Given the battle occurring across the investment universe (and at our firm) between a real, globally widespread health concern and the more personal question of what investors “should do” about it—we feel compelled to give it a shot.
COVID-19 and the Markets
Yesterday’s 3 ½% drop in broad US equity markets in response to news of a sharp increase in the number of reported COVID-19 (or Coronavirus) infections outside China over the weekend has many investors understandably concerned.
February 2020 Market Outlook Video
Below is the February 2020 Market Outlook video presented by our CIO, John Maher where he discusses analyzing forecasters, valuations, earnings, and their effects on the markets.