Market Update: April 2024

Market Update: April 2024

Presented by SRP Quick Hits Markets Pull Back Stocks fell in April as rising interest rates weighed on performance. Bonds StruggleRising short- and long-term interest rates caused bonds to fall. Continued Economic GrowthEconomic reports released in April showed signs...
Market Update: February 2024

Market Update: February 2024

Presented by SRP Quick Hits Stocks Rally in February Challenging Month for Bonds Economy Continues to Expand  Markets Updating Expectations for the Fed  Real Risks Remain Solid Backdrop for Growth Stocks Rally in February  February was a good month for...

February 2024 Market Thoughts

Brad McMillan, Commonwealth’s CIO, recaps February’s market and economic news. Stocks performed well in February, with most markets up in the low- to mid-single digits. The Nasdaq and emerging markets did especially well, but fixed income declined as interest rates...
Market Update: January 2024

Market Update: January 2024

Quick Hits Positive Start to the Year Mixed Month for Bonds Economic Growth Continues Update from the Fed Risks to Monitor  Solid Foundations for the New Year Positive Start to the Year  It was a solid start to the new year for markets, with all three major U.S....