January 7, 2019 – Markets finished 2018 with a historically weak December and are setting up for a volatile 2019.
December 6, 2018 – The market took another step down with the Dow suffering two (as of this writing) 3% losses on December 4th and December 6th.
November 8, 2018 – This past quarter marked 10 years since the 2008 global financial crisis. Back then, in the midst of a housing market collapse, bank failures, and multiple federal bailouts, the outcome appeared uncertain at best. Though it was difficult to envision a brighter tomorrow, I wrote the following in October 2008:
November 2, 2018 – Chief Investment Officer Rick Pitcairn tells Countdown to the Closing Bell host Liz Claman that the “one play that can swing the game” is abandoning a policy that makes sense. Don’t sell when times are volatile.
Bloomberg Finance, September 28, 2018 – Chief Investment Officer Rick Pitcairn talks with Bloomberg Finance about our firm’s long-term view on investing and why it is so important in helping the families we serve.
Pitcairn Investment Commentary: The Band Plays On as the Unloved Bull Market Awaits an Invitation to Dance
August 6, 2018 – From its early days, we have described the current bull market as one of the most unloved in history and today, this bull is still waiting for an invitation to dance.