Michael Halloran December 13, 2019
The House Judiciary Committee approved two articles of impeachment against President Trump.
After a decisive electoral victory, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson reiterated his pledge to take Britain out of the European Union (EU) by the current January 31 deadline.
Michael Halloran December 12, 2019
The Trump Administration and House Democrats reached an agreement on a revised U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement (USMCA or NAFTA 2.0), setting the course for likely ratification.
Michael Halloran December 9, 2019
Despite concerns that trade talks could fall apart, our base case is that the trade truce will hold and the global economy will show improvement as we move into 2020.
Michael Halloran December 2, 2019
Stocks reached new highs again last week and continue to benefit from easy monetary conditions provided by central banks that have significant leeway due to low inflation.
Michael Halloran November 25, 2019
Stocks continue to trade near all-time highs and are supported by several factors.
Michael Halloran November 18, 2019
The major stock market indexes reached new highs last week with globally exposed cyclical sectors continuing to outperform domestically oriented defensive sectors. We are encouraged by this signal that suggests stocks are anticipating improving global economic conditions.
Michael Halloran November 12, 2019
Stocks are making new all-time highs due to earnings coming in better-than-expected, lower economic policy uncertainty on reduced trade tensions, strong labor market data, and improving global manufacturing indicators.
Michael Halloran November 5, 2019
This paper establishes our rationale for low returns for most major asset classes in the coming years.
Stocks reached all-time highs last week, driven higher by better-than-expected earnings news and positive economic data.
Michael Halloran October 31, 2019
The S&P 500 stock index is at an all-time high and is being supported by reduced geopolitical tensions and good earnings news.
Michael Halloran October 21, 2019
Stocks are close to all-time highs and are being supported by positive earnings news and reduced geopolitical risks.
Michael Halloran October 15, 2019
Stocks reacted favorably to the results from the latest Chinese trade talks.
Stocks reacted mildly positive to the results from the latest (13th round) U.S.-China trade talks.
Michael Halloran October 8, 2019
The big news last week was the negative reaction to the monthly U.S. business surveys that showed weaker-than-expected service sector activity and further weakness in manufacturing.
Michael Halloran October 3, 2019
Over the long run, a handful of universal investment principles underpin an investor’s success. These principles guide Janney’s investment and wealth-management decision-making processes.
Michael Halloran October 2, 2019
The incoming economic data remains consistent with slower, but still positive, economic growth.
Michael Halloran September 24, 2019
Despite the uncertainty caused by geopolitical tensions (primarily the trade war), the incoming economic data remains consistent with slower, but still positive, economic growth.
Michael Halloran September 23, 2019
While it is early to get a firm assessment on the impact of rising oil prices and Middle East tensions, we would stress the following points concerning the attacks.
After voting to leave the European Union (EU) back in June 2016, the United Kingdom (UK) is still trying to figure out how to accomplish this—after several extensions to the original two-year window.
To learn about the professional background, business practices, and conduct of FINRA member firms or their financial professionals, visit FINRA’s BrokerCheck website: http://brokercheck.finra.org/