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March 6, 2020 I Source: The Day I Article
John Traynor shares his thoughts on the strain placed on the Connecticut economy due to the ongoing spread of the coronavirus.
How is the coronavirus impacting local travel agencies and manufacturing?

March 6, 2020 I Source: Marketplace I Article
Karissa McDonough discusses U.S. Treasuries turning negative for the first time in history as a result of the coronavirus’ impact on the economy.
10-year Treasury yields, at record lows, are still above zero. Not after inflation, though



February 27, 2020 I Source: CNN Business I Article
John Conlon shares his thoughts on Disney’s transformation under Bob Iger and the future of the company following his departure.
Bob Iger was more than Steve Jobs' friend: He was legacy media's most tech-savvy CEO

February 26, 2020 I Source: TD Ameritrade Network I Video
Karissa McDonough discusses TNX and TYX hitting record lows amidst coronavirus concerns and increased market volatility.
Karissa McDonough: TNX and TYX Hit Record Lows

February 13, 2020 I Source: Barron's I Article
Bert Brenner shares his perspective on the coronavirus outbreak and the strengths and weaknesses of China’s healthcare system.
The Coronavirus Outbreak Will End, and China Will Remain, With All Its Strengths and Weaknesses

February 13, 2020 I Source: Yahoo Finance I Video
Karissa McDonough shares her thoughts on corporate bonds in 2019 and the impact of the Fed on steady economic growth in the year ahead.
Inverted curve shows demand for bonds: Strategist

February 7, 2020 I Source: Reuters I Article
Karissa McDonough discusses the growing relationship between equities and the 10-year and her overall economic outlook.
TREASURIES-Yields fall as coronavirus, growth concerns outweigh jobs report

February 3, 2020 I Source: Risk Management I Article
Celia Cazayoux shares her thoughts on the pressures insurers face from various activist groups while still meeting the needs of shareholders.
Activists Against Insurers


January 28, 2020 I Source: Reuter's I Article
John Conlon discusses the recent decrease in Apple’s stocks and an expected pullback in the near future due to fears surrounding China’s coronavirus outbreak.
Services in spotlight after Apple stock market value hits $1.4 trillion

January 26, 2020 I Source: Barron's I Article
Zuzana Brochu shares her insight on the 2020 Cost-of-Living Adjustment and how it will impact seniors utilizing social security benefits.
‘Can You Decline COLA Increases to Avoid Taxes?’ and Other Retirement Questions, Answered

January 18, 2020 I Source: The Street I Article
John Conlon shares his thoughts on Amazon’s laggard earnings and other cashflow and margin concerns ahead of their fourth-quarter report.
What It Would Take for Amazon to Reach an All-Time High

January 13, 2020 I Source: Ameritrade Network I Video
Karissa McDonough shares the latest in bond markets and her expectations for the Federal Reserve in 2020.
Karissa McDonough on Forecasting the Federal Reserve Activity in 2020

January 13, 2020 I Source: NBC News I Article
Bert Brenner discusses the recent news that the Labor Department will stop releasing economic data to certain media outlets and the impact of this decision on traders.
Labor Department nixes early access to economic data for the media

January 8, 2020 I Source: Fortune I Article
John Traynor provides his insight on recent tensions between the U.S. and Iran and the lack of concern from investors.
As Investors Shrug Off Iran Concerns, Some Analysts Find the Complacency ‘Disconcerting’


December 30, 2019 I Source: Market Watch I Article
John Conlon shares his insight on the worst decline of U.S. stock indexes in weeks as 2019 comes to a close and optimism over the initial announcement of a Phase One trade deal with China.
Stocks mark steepest slide in about 4 weeks with one trading day left in 2019

December 27, 2019 I Source: Yahoo Finance I Video
Albert Brenner discusses why investors should be wary of a potential long-term trade deal with China and his overall market outlook as the year comes to a close.
We're very cautious on the resolution' of U.S., China trade war

December 26, 2019 I Source: Reuters Network I Article
John Conlon discusses the Nasdaq’s record closing high of 9,000-points as a result of boosted optimism over the U.S.-China trade negotiations and robust holiday sales.
Nasdaq tops 9,000 on boosts from Amazon, trade optimism

December 20, 2019 I Source: CNN Business I Article
John Conlon shares his thoughts on the market's potential reaction to the 2020 election, Brexit, and other geopolitical uncertainty that may impact investors in the year ahead.
Investors may be overly complacent about 2020

December 11, 2019 I Source: Fox Business I Video
Karissa McDonough shares her thoughts on the latest from the Fed and the state of the bond market.
Karissa McDonough on the market

December 4, 2019 I Source: U.S. News & World Report I Article
Zuzana Brochu discusses Social Security eligibility for those approaching retirement age and the importance of enrolling in all applicable benefits including Medicare.
How Social Security and Medicare Work Together

December 3, 2019 I Source: Kiplinger I Article
John Conlon provides his insight on the financial benefits of the subscription model for manufacturers.
11 Tech Stocks to Buy for Super-Sized Software Profits

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