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  • Trade wars, interest rates and privacy: evaluating current market volatility

    Joel G. Oldham

    The market has experienced renewed volatility over the past few weeks. Trade wars, interest rates, and privacy have dominated the headlines. When the Trump administration announced over $50 billion in tariffs on imports made in China, the DJIA(Dow) dropped more than 1,100 points. Only to be followed by the Dow rising almost 3% when the Chinese said they were open to improving access to their marke...

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  • Playing the long game

    Joel G. Oldham

    Recent market activity, like the abrupt decline we saw in February, has many people understandably unsettled about their financial future. If you’re a long-term investor, however, these minute-by-minute fluctuations should serve as an important reminder of your big picture strategy. Gains for long-term investors are won not on daily market oscillations, but rather from growth experienced over ma...

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