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2016 1st Quarter Commentary

April 22, 2016  |   Documents and Literature,Insight,News & Press   |     |   Comments Off on 2016 1st Quarter Commentary

Overview
The first quarter of 2016 was volatile – politically, economically and in the stock market.  The year began with fears of a U.S. recession linked to sagging oil prices and economic volatility in China which led to the worst start to a year for the S&P 500 on record.  Through the first 10 days of 2016 the market was down 7% and by February 11th the market was firmly in ...