Have investors been nice or naughty this year?

Fed Chair Jerome Powell hasn’t decided whether we’ll get the famous Santa Claus rally just yet. Santa rally? December has historically been a strong month — averaging a 1.6% return since 1945. Per Barron’s, investors typically fund their retirement accounts in December. The S&P 500 delivered its second positive month in a row for the…

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Crypto check-in: Bitcoin is consolidating, and that’s a positive sign

Crypto has had a rough start to the year. It seemed like something was blowing up every other week. One week, Terra crashes and burns The next, Celsius goes bankrupt. And if you’re wondering… yes, Terra’s founder, Do Kwon, is still on the run from Interpol and South Korean authorities. Crypto’s been awfully quiet for…

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What should investors expect in the upcoming earnings season?

Earnings season is about to kick off with banks reporting next week. Should you be nervous going into earnings season? We won’t sugarcoat it. Yes, you should. The biggest thing to expect? Companies lowering earnings forecasts to reflect slowing growth and a potential recession. According to Amati Global Investors Fund Manager Anna Macdonald, “The hit…

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