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March 18, 2019

Weekly Market Update for March 18th, 2019

General market news The 10-year Treasury was down on Monday morning, opening at 2.58 percent. This is its lowest level since January 3, when it hit 2.55 percent. The 2-year, 5-year, and 30-year Treasuries opened at 2.43 percent, 2.40 percent, and 3.02 percent, respectively. The short end of […]
March 11, 2019

Weekly Market Update for March 11th, 2019

General market news The 10-year Treasury opened at 2.64 percent early Monday, while the 2-year, 3-year, and 5-year Treasuries came in at 2.47 percent, 2.45 percent, and 2.44 percent, respectively. The 5-year Treasury is currently the lowest-yielding debt in the Treasury curve, while the 6-month and 1-year Treasuries […]
March 11, 2019

Marijuana Industry Analysis

Industry overview The marijuana industry has come into the limelight over the past several years, with many states in the U.S. legalizing it for recreational use, including California, Maine, Massachusetts, and Nevada. Most of the U.S. now allows for the use of medical marijuana, including cannabinoids (more commonly […]
March 4, 2019

Weekly Market Update for March 4th, 2019

General market news Rates rose higher late last week, as the 10-year Treasury moved from 2.65 percent to 2.76 percent and opened at those levels on Monday. The 30-year Treasury came in at 3.11 percent, while parts of the short end of the curve remained inverted. The 2-year Treasury […]
February 25, 2019

Weekly Market Update for February 25th, 2019

General market news Rates have risen slightly on the long end of the curve. The 10-year U.S. Treasury opened Monday at 2.67 percent, while the 30-year opened at 3.03 percent. The short end of the curve remained unchanged, with the 2-year starting the week at 2.50 percent. The […]
February 20, 2019

Life’s Precious Moments

February 19, 2019

Weekly Market Update for February 19th, 2019

General market news Rates remained largely unchanged last week. The 10-year U.S. Treasury opened this morning at 2.64 percent, while the 30-year opened at 2.98 percent. Rates moved higher on the long end of the curve at the beginning of the week, but these increases were offset by […]
February 4, 2019

Weekly Market Update for February 4th, 2019

General market news Rates moved lower last week after the Federal Reserve (Fed) decided to take a wait-and-see approach and leave rates where they were. The 10-year U.S. Treasury was as low as 2.61 percent late last week and opened at 2.70 percent on Monday. Meanwhile, the 2-year […]
February 1, 2019

Market Update for the Month Ending January 31st, 2019

New year kicks off with stock market rebound Markets around the world had a great start to the year, with almost everything going up. Here in the U.S., the Nasdaq Composite led the pack with a return of 9.79 percent. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average […]
February 1, 2019

Market Thoughts for February 2019

January 29, 2019

Don’t Miss the Moments

January 28, 2019

Weekly Market Update for January 28th, 2019

General market news The 10-year U.S. Treasury has been bouncing between 2.70 percent and 2.75 percent since January 8. It opened early Monday at 2.74 percent, while the 2-year opened at 2.60 percent and the 30-year opened at 3 percent. Parts of the curve remain inverted as rate […]