Market Thoughts for February 2019

Weekly Market Update for January 28th, 2019
January 28, 2019
Market Update for the Month Ending January 31st, 2019
February 1, 2019

Brad McMillan, Commonwealth’s CIO, discusses the markets and economy for February

Brad McMillan, Commonwealth’s CIO, recaps the market and economic news for January. It was a great month for the financial markets. Despite the government shutdown, signs of an economic slowdown, and dropping consumer and business confidence, U.S. and international markets were up. Plus, job and wage growth were strong, and companies made more money than expected. With the fundamentals solid, even the Federal Reserve hit pause on interest rate increases. So, what should we expect in the month ahead? Stay tuned to find out. Follow Brad at blog.commonwealth.com/independent-market-observer.

Follow Brad at blog.commonwealth.com/independent-market-observer.