[Tam thom 3] - week 40 of 2019
Oct 05

Week 40 of 2019 : Unemployment reached a 50-year low

By FXVNOL | Tam thom 3

The US economy created 136,000 in September, a bit short of the 145,000 jobs expected by the markets. Over the course of 2019, the economy has produced an average of 160,000 jobs a month, compared with 223,000 last year. Revisions over the past two months added 45,000 jobs and pushed down the overall unemployment rate to 3.5% from 3.7%, the lowest level in 50 years.

Read more..
[Tam thom 3] - week 39 of 2019
Sep 28

Week 39 of 2019 : Keeping Politics Out Of Your Portfolio

By FXVNOL | Tam thom 3

While politics grab headlines ultimately, it’s economics and earnings that drive long-term portfolio returns. While we expect political uncertainty to continue as we approach the 2020 presidential election, it’s important to note that, historically, markets have returned 10% on average regardless of which party controlled the White House or Congress

Read more..
[Tam thom 3] - week 38 of 2019
Sep 22

Week 38 of 2019 : Cut Rates

By FXVNOL | Tam thom 3

Does administering medicine to a healthy person prevent them from getting sick? This is the question facing the market. The Fed cut interest rates last week for the second time this year – monetary medicine aimed at prolonging the current economic expansion. Meanwhile, the patient isn’t exactly in dire need of treatment, with the U.S. economy exhibiting a reasonably clean bill of health, underpinned by a strong consumer.

Read more..
1 2 3 4