Weekly Market Commentary

May 24, 2016

Thirty times a day in ceremony after ceremony on the scenic and hallowed grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, visitors hear a three rifle volley salute followed by the 24 mournful notes of “Taps” honoring a fallen hero.


May 17, 2016

This is the era of drone showrooms, hoverboarding, 3D scanners, Novel Protein Foods, and apps like Yik Yak. Nevertheless, we still see heavy demand for many old, tried and true products like Scotch tape, Band-Aids, Kleenex, Tupperware and municipal bonds.


May 10, 2016

The slate of presidential candidates has not yet been finalized, but the world will be watching U.S. primary results all the way through the last one on June 14, and then attention will turn to voting in the United Kingdom on June 23.


May 03, 2016

A normal adult heart weighs between 7 and 15 ounces and is just about the size of your fist. The human brain tips the scale at about 3 pounds and is usually double the size of a fist.


April 26, 2016

Presidential candidates along with college seniors have been hard at work interviewing for jobs this month, and they all face challenges. On average, a job search takes 43 days with approximately 59 people applying for every opening.


April 19, 2016

Forty thousand Verizon wireless and wireline workers from Massachusetts to Virginia went on strike last week after ten months of failed negotiations over benefits and outsourcing.

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