Presented by Bruce Hosler Positive June Caps Off Strong Quarter for Markets Equity markets rallied in June, which capped off a positive month and quarter for all three major U.S. indices. Both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite hit record highs in June before pulling back slightly toward month-end. The S&P 500 gained 2.33 percent in June and 8.55 percent
Selling your home in 2021, could be a Great Tax Move! Housing prices are hitting all-time highs! It is a sellers’ market almost anywhere in the United States. With historically low interest rates the real estate market is hot as a firecracker. Many homeowners have seen the value of their primary residence double and even triple over the last decade.
Presented by Bruce Hosler Market highlights Despite volatility, domestic and international equity markets finished the quarter with positive results. Rising interest rates, fueled by inflation and growth expectations, were a headwind for fixed income markets. The economic recovery continued, with strong jobs data and rising consumer confidence. Solid Month Caps Positive Quarter U.S. stock markets saw gains for the
The American Jobs Plan and Proposed Tax Policy On March 31, 2021, President Biden introduced the American Jobs Plan, a proposal designed to improve the country’s aging infrastructure. In total, the plan will invest more than $2 trillion over the next decade. The specific provisions of the proposal will likely change prior to making its way to Congress and will
Presented by Bruce Hosler Market highlights Domestic and international markets finished the month, quarter, and year with positive results. The start of the public vaccination process was a positive development for the coronavirus crisis. Economic data was mixed heading into year-end, but the stimulus bill and public health progress should help support growth moving forward. Strong December Caps Off