Browsed by
Category: Miscellaneous Finance

Jake’s September Market Recap

Jake’s September Market Recap

Ah September, the seasons are changing, the leaves are beginning to fall, football is back in full-swing, and Green Day can finally be woken back up at month’s end (somebody please get that reference).  September also marks a unique time for markets as well.  The dog days of summer are over and this time of year markets can experience a little more fun. September 1st – The Pre-Labor Day Party The first day in September brought some good news to…

Read More Read More

Jakes’ August Market Recap

Jakes’ August Market Recap

Solar Eclipses, a Lottery Winner and Nuclear War.. Pretty Standard August 1st – August 4th For the first week of August the S&P 500 was up 0.30% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.94%, not slouchy returns to start the month by any means. If you’ve been invested in any sort of index fund or mutual fund that is equity (stocks) focused within the past year you’ve experienced some pretty nice returns.  11.93% in the green for the…

Read More Read More