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Market Commentary – September 28, 2015

Oh, the uncertainty! Investors are keeping one eye on the Federal Reserve and the other on politicians trying to determine what may happen during the last quarter of the year. The Fed, which is the central bank of the United States, is responsible for conducting monetary policy with an eye toward full employment and stable… Read More

The Markets – August 18, 2014

AMJ Financial Wealth Management Weekly Market Commentary August 18, 2014   The Markets If you have young children or grandchildren, you may have read “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” by Judith Viorst. Well, that’s what last week was like on the European continent from an economic perspective. Hopes of economic… Read More

Why does Market Risk seem to happen all at once?

8/1/2014 by Angela Bender, Managing Partner of AMJ Financial Wealth Management Clients of ours were able to come to our Half-time Outlook meeting just two weeks ago, where we discussed our thoughts and expectations for the next six months.  One of the concepts I discussed, at the Half-time, was how un-naturally low the volatility in… Read More

The Markets – July 22, 2014

AMJ Financial Wealth Management Weekly Market Commentary July 21, 2014   The Markets Events of the last week could have been plot elements in a Tom Clancy novel. Tragically, they were real and ratcheted geopolitical tensions higher around the globe. On Wednesday, the United States toughened sanctions against Russia. Bloomberg.com reported the new sanctions prevent… Read More