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Using Discipline During Periods of Market Volatility

Last Week’s Reminder: Volatility is a Fact of Life for Investors Volatility spiked for stock markets around the world last week. Higher in the volatility in the U.S. meant that indices such as the S&P 500 US stock index fell as much as 11.8% from its peak of 2,872.87 on January 26, 2018. The last …

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Fed Hits Pause on Rate Hike

The Fed, as expected, hit the pause button on its plan to hike interest rates following its FOMC meeting today. The sell-off in the stock market and oil prices are adding to the of cross currents about the health of the economy. The Fed hiked short-term rates last December, the first time in almost 10 …

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