Market Commentary Archives - Taylor Hoffman (804) email@example.comClient LoginToggle NavigationAbout UsTeamCareersNews and UpdatesAnnouncementsIn the PressWealth ManagementCapital ManagementConferenceResourcesFinancial Planning BlogMarket CommentaryFrequently Asked QuestionsDownloadable ContentContactMarket CommentaryHomeMarket CommentaryQuarterly Market Commentary – Q1 2020by Raymond Kanyo|08 April 202008 April 2020|Market CommentaryU.S. Stocks: The U.S. stock market entered a bear market on February 14th. The S&P 500 Index declined 19.6% in Q1 due to a combination of negative catalysts, most of them stemming from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In times of...continue readingBear Markets: A 100-Year Historyby Taylor Hoffman|17 March 202017 March 2020|Market Commentarycontinue readingMarket Alert – Coronavirus Updateby Taylor Hoffman|28 February 202028 February 2020|Market Commentarycontinue readingQuarterly Market Commentary – Q4 2019by Raymond Kanyo|10 January 202010 January 2020|Market CommentaryU.S. Stocks: The U.S. stock market continued to set new records, as the S&P 500 Index increased 9.1% in Q4 (+ 31.5% FY 2019). Information Technology continued to be the strongest performing sector, increasing 14.39% in Q4 (+ 50.28% FY...continue readingQuarterly Market Commentary – Q3 2019by Raymond Kanyo|09 October 201910 January 2020|Market CommentaryU.S. Stocks: The U.S stock market continued to set new records, as the S&P 500 Index increased 1.7% in Q3 (+ 20.6% YTD). The Information Technology sector (up 31.4% YTD) remains the best performer so far this year, but Q3...continue readingQuarterly Market Commentary – Q2 2019by Taylor Hoffman|12 July 201915 July 2019|Market CommentaryU.S. Stocks: After impressive gains in the first quarter (Q1), the U.S. stock market continued to rally in the second quarter (Q2). U.S. stocks notched the strongest first half of a year since 1997, increasing 17.35% as measured by the...continue readingQuarterly Market Report – Q1, 2019by Taylor Hoffman|08 April 201912 July 2019|Market Commentarycontinue readingFebruary Market Reportby Taylor Hoffman|07 March 201909 October 2019|Market Commentarycontinue readingJanuary Market Reportby Taylor Hoffman|08 February 201909 October 2019|Market Commentarycontinue readingThe 1% Market Move: 01/18/2019by Taylor Hoffman|18 January 201931 May 2019|Market CommentaryThe Bottom Line S&P 500 up +1.32% Stoxx Europe 600 up +1.80% Shanghai Composite Index up +1.42% So What Happened? The S&P 500 registered its second +1% move of the week, closing up 1.32%, while broader Europe and Asia ended...continue reading1 2 3 Next NewsletterEmail* Passion breeds excellence.