Ask anyone what ultimately drives the market and they will give you all sorts of answers, nearly all of them wrong.
Believe it or not, very few financial advisors are legally required to act in your best interests.
As the election results poured in, futures plummeted 800 points then narrowed to 400 points.
Any letter involving politics is always interesting for me.
Nearly every major market in the world is in correction territory (a drop of 10% or more), and some are in bear market territory (a drop of 20% or more).
In one of the biggest surprises in modern election history, Donald Trump has emerged as the President-elect and will take office in January.
The current race for the White House is one for the ages.
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So far, there are no indications we may see the often discussed year-end Santa Claus rally, with the market taking on a Grinch-like posture.