Haley Hitchman |

Turbulent, volatile, tumultuous, and even chaotic can all be used to describe last weeks investment markets.  Not only the stock market but the bond market as

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Bill Hastie |

U.S. equity markets declined last week, primarily on Tuesday’s announcement of August CPI and core CPI and led to a more than 1,200-point drop on the Dow. 

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Melissa Martin, Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor, Certified Pilates Instructor |

Growing up in the Salinas Valley, I was very fortunate to see first hand how my food was grown and where it came from. Driving down Highway 68, I not only

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Bill Hastie |

Last week saw solid performance in U.S. equities, capped off with a strong rallies Thursday and especially Friday.  On Friday, the S&P 50 gained 1.57%, its

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Bill Hastie |

U.S. stocks fell last Friday after strong labor-market data supported the case for the Federal Reserve to continue its pace of raising interest rates.  The

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Bill Hastie |

Since early June, investors had been hoping that the Federal Reserve would take more of a dovish approach to future interest rates hikes, seeking an economic

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Haley Hitchman |

Markets struggled last week, with all major US indices declining.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.05%, the S&P 500 down 1.16-% and the tech heavy

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Haley Hitchman |

It was a busy week for economic reports, with the Consumer Price Index, the Producer Price Index and weekly jobless claims all reporting better than estimates.

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Melissa Martin, Certified Intuitive Eating Counselor, Certified Pilates Instructor |

Many of us didn’t grow up with the current technology we enjoy today, and have had to learn to adapt to it over time. As research is catching up with the

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Bill Hastie |

Stock futures rise this morning following the S&P 500’s third winning week in a row, capped off with a huge jobs report last Friday.  While the market was

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Haley Hitchman |

Despite two consecutive quarters being reported of negative Gross Domestic Product prompting fears the US economy is in recession, markets continued to extend

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Bill Hastie |

Despite a sell-off last Friday on the back of weaker-than-expected earnings from Snap that sent the technology sector tumbling, the U.S. equity markets finished

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