Quarter 4 – 2020

In this Q4 recap: the appearance of two COVID-19 vaccines gives businesses and consumers hope and lifts stocks; U.S. lawmakers approve a second financial stimulus; European negotiators sign off on a post-Brexit trade deal. Quarterly Economic Update A review of...

Quarter 3 – 2020

In this Q3 recap: stocks post further 2020 gains as the economy bounces back and the Federal Reserve announces a shift in its approach to inflation. Quarterly Economic Update A review of Q3 2020 | Presented by Sterling Total Wealth Solutions THE QUARTER IN BRIEF The...

Quarter 2 – 2020

In this Q2 recap: the economy measures the impact of the Coronavirus threat; the stock market rises with help from a dovish Federal Reserve and a rebound in some economic indicators; oil prices and mortgage rates touch historic lows. Quarterly Economic Update A review...

Quarter 1 – 2020

In this Q1 recap: COVID-19 hits the United States, followed by heavy economic volatility, government stimulus, and an as-yet untold human cost. Quarterly Economic Update A review of Q1 2020 | Presented by Sterling Wealth Advisors THE QUARTER IN BRIEF The spread of...

Quarter 4 – 2019

In this Q4 recap: Equities maintain their momentum to close out a strong year on Wall Street, helped by a slight thaw in the U.S.-China trade dispute and some better-than-expected domestic economic data. Quarterly Economic Update A review of Q4 2019 | Presented by...

Quarter 3 – 2019

In this Q3 recap: the U.S. and China intensify their trade dispute, but agree to negotiate again, the Federal Reserve cuts short-term interest rates once more, and stocks ride through some volatility to end the summer higher.Quarterly Economic Update A review of...