• Interesting Reads for June 23rd

    Posted on June 23, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    Every once in a while we plan to post links to articles we happen to be reading. Generally the topics will be investment related, but hopefully our interests stray at times. ...
    Continue reading >>

    Categories:

    Bookmark and Share
  • Interesting Reads for June 20th

    Posted on June 20, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    Every once in a while we plan to post links to articles we happen to be reading.  Generally the topics will be investment related, but hopefully our interests stray at times.  It is possible that some of the links may require registration and/or subscription.   Market worries are deeper than the spectre of Brexit   Monday morning bullet points – the second one is wonderful (for market geeks)   More on Bullard’s naval gazing  …
    Continue reading >>

    Bookmark and Share
  • Market Update

    Posted on June 17, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

      It was a tough week for the equity markets as worries about the upcoming British vote on leaving the EU weighed on sentiment. A dovish Fed meeting was largely shrugged off. For the week the S&P lost -1.2% while the small-cap Russell 2000 declined -1.9%. European equities took it on the chin each time the odds of Britain leaving the EU ticked higher. Germany and France were down -2.1% and -2.6% respectively while the…
    Continue reading >>

    Bookmark and Share
  • Interesting Reads for June 6th

    Posted on June 6, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    Every once in a while we plan to post links to articles we happen to be reading. Generally the topics will be investment related, but hopefully our interests stray at times....
    Continue reading >>

    Categories:

    Bookmark and Share
  • Market Update

    Posted on June 2, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    The equity markets in the U.S. pushed to new highs for the year with the S&P closing above 2,100 for the first time in 2016. Small-cap equities have been quietly outperforming recently and added +1.8% this week (versus +0.3% for the S&P), but still remain below the high seen back in June of last year....
    Continue reading >>

    Categories:

    Bookmark and Share
  • Interesting Reads for May 23rd

    Posted on May 23, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    Every once in a while we plan to post links to articles we happen to be reading. Generally the topics will be investment related, but hopefully our interests stray at times. It is possible that some of the links may require registration and/or subscription.   Jim Chanos on China   China’s contradictions will catch up with it   A June rate hike – This is not a drill.   This is the Real thing   Why…
    Continue reading >>

    Bookmark and Share
  • Market Update

    Posted on May 20, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    The equity markets closed on a strong note Friday, pushing the major domestic indexes into the black for the week. The S&P 500 finished up +0.3% while small-caps gained +0.9%. The overseas markets were more of a mixed bag. China and many emerging markets were lower and have now erased all their gains for the year. Japan, on the other hand, gained almost 2% due in part to a surprisingly strong GDP report. First quarter growth in Japan came in at an annualized pace of +1.7% – most were expecting a contraction. ...
    Continue reading >>

    Categories:

    Bookmark and Share
  • Interesting Reads for May 19th

    Posted on May 19, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    Every once in a while we plan to post links to articles we happen to be reading. Generally the topics will be investment related, but hopefully our interests stray at times....
    Continue reading >>

    Categories:

    Bookmark and Share
  • Interesting Reads for May 9th

    Posted on May 9, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

    Every once in a while we plan to post links to articles we happen to be reading. Generally the topics will be investment related, but hopefully our interests stray at times....
    Continue reading >>

    Categories:

    Bookmark and Share
  • Market Update

    Posted on April 29, 2016 by Gemmer Asset

      Tough week for the equity markets with a poor earnings report from Apple plus a major surprise from the Bank of Japan conspiring to undermine confidence. For the week the S&P lost -1.3% while the NASDAQ dipped -2.7%. Overseas markets lost ground as well. The developed EAFE index was down -1.9% and Japan was hammered – losing -5.2% for the week.   Commodities closed higher. Oil prices gained +5.1% to close at $45.95 a…
    Continue reading >>

    Bookmark and Share
  • « First ‹ Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next › Last »