Investment Review for First Quarter 2024

Investment Review for First Quarter 2024

Risky asset returns. In the first quarter of 2024, despite reduced expectations for Federal Reserve rate cuts, stock prices surged. As a whole, global stocks experienced an 8.2% rise. Notably, U.S. large and medium-sized companies achieved substantial gains, with...

Investment Review for Fourth Quarter 2023

Risky asset returns. After suffering losses in 2022, risky assets recorded substantial gains in 2023.  Stock returns were impressive across the globe with U.S. large companies (as measured by the S&P 500) gaining the most at 26.3%, followed by 18.2% for large...

March 2024 Market Update: A Broadening Bull

The positive trends that we have seen in much of 2024 continued in March. This month marks the fifth consecutive month higher for markets. The economy remains resilient despite stubborn inflation, which led the Fed to keep rates unchanged. Market Stocks continued...

January 2024 Market Update | Sanderson Wealth Management

Markets are off to a slow start in 2024 after a strong end to 2023.  Strong economic data further fueled the markets’ hopes for a “soft landing”. This optimism was softened after the Federal Reserve Chair said they are “not declaring victory at all at this...

Investment Review Q4 2023 | Sanderson Wealth Management

Risky asset returns. After suffering losses in 2022, risky assets recorded substantial gains in 2023.  Stock returns were impressive across the globe with U.S. large companies (as measured by the S&P 500) gaining the most at 26.3%, followed by 18.2% for large...

December 2023 Market Update | Sanderson Wealth Management

The stock market finished 2023 with a bang. The S&P 500 has now logged nine consecutive weeks of gains, a streak not seen since 2004. The extended rally in risk assets came as the economy remained resilient and inflation slowed.  The Federal Reserve signaled they...