Mike’s Weekly Commentary

  • February 20, 2018

    Market Perspective Is the decline in stocks over? S&P 500 is up 2.5% year to date but down from the late January high. It is still too early to tell what...

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  • January 30, 2018

    U.S. Economy In addition to strong (corporate) earnings, the uptick in U.S. economic growth supports a continuation of the bull market. In short, we don’t see any sign of a recession...

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  • January 22, 2018

    New Tax Law 1. Impact on Individuals ·        Most (although not all) taxpayers will owe less Federal Income Tax. Worker paychecks will be adjusting in February, which means that nearly every American...

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  • December 27, 2017

    Economic Outlook We are optimistic about the long-term prospects of the U.S. economy.  The new tax law will add $1.5 Trillion of stimulus.  The upcoming Infrastructure bill will probably be passed...

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  • December 22, 2017 – NEW TAX LAW

    Tax Update! This final Tax Bill carries a January 1, 2018 effective date for most provisions.  It will impact virtually every individual and business on a level not seen in over...

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  • December 13, 2017

    Tax Update! House and Senate Republicans are getting closer to an agreement on a final version of the extraordinarily important tax bill. They could reach such a deal this week, with...

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  • December 6, 2017

    Teflon Coated Stock Market J Despite all the negative news and political dysfunction, the stock market has continued to inch upward over the past 12 months. Looking at global fundamentals ---...

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  • November 22, 2017

    Income Tax Bill Update The income tax Bills have progressed through the House and Senate but still needs to go through a joint-House-Senate committee to reconcile differences and write a compromise...

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  • November 15, 2017

    Income Tax Bill Update Senate Republicans released an overview of their version of tax reform legislation and there are a number of key differences between their version and the bill under...

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  • November 7, 2017

    US Economic Outlook - Productivity is Back in Growth Mode GDP growth is the product of labor force and productivity growth.  Although the labor supply is tight, we are witnessing a...

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