2020 Market Summary – 4th Quarter

2020 Market Summary – 4th Quarter

Market Update for the Quarter Ending December 31, 2020 Presented by Commonwealth Strong December caps off solid year for markets Markets continued to rally in December. The Nasdaq Composite led the way with a 5.71 percent gain for the month. The S&P 500 gained...
Market Thoughts for January (Video)

Market Thoughts for January (Video)

Brad McMillan, Commonwealth’s CIO, recaps the market and economic news for December. It was a great close to 2019, with U.S. markets up more than 20 percent and international markets showing double-digit gains. Job growth was strong, and, for the ninth month in a row,...
Market Thoughts for January (Video)

Market Thoughts for August (Video)

Brad McMillan, Commonwealth’s CIO, recaps the market and economic news for July. It was a mixed month. U.S. markets rose and fixed income went up, but emerging markets pulled back. In the U.S., second-quarter growth beat expectations, buoyed by the consumer. People...