Tag Archives: Stock Market


Investors speculate on return of crisis-era Build America infrastructure bonds under split Congress

Author: , Post Date: November 9, 2018
Cumberland Advisors John Mousseau

Investors speculate on return of crisis-era Build America infrastructure bonds under split Congress This infrastructure-bond structure, backed by federal subsidies, could face uphill battle in Congress. With Democrats sweeping into the House in the midterm elections, analysts are touting the potential comeback of crisis-era municipal bonds as part of a broader infrastructure bill. Talk of […]

Stocks Get Boost From China Rally; Dollar Weakens: Markets Wrap

Author: , Post Date: October 23, 2018

“All sides are digging deeper in concrete and that’s a very dangerous thing; we’re going to see earnings that may start to reflect it,” David Kotok, chairman and chief investment officer at Cumberland Advisors, told Bloomberg Television. “This is the first quarter where it might become visible in some of these companies.”

ASX plunges after US bloodbath

Author: , Post Date: October 12, 2018

Excerpt below: The Australian share market has plunged by more than 2 per cent in early trading following a bloodbath on Wall Street overnight. At 10:15am AEDT on Thursday, the ASX200 index was down by 122.5 points to 5,927.5. It came after Wall Street stocks plunged Wednesday, with major indices losing more than three per […]

Dow drops 800 points, led by tech shares, as stock market investors fear higher rates

Author: , Post Date: October 10, 2018

Excerpt below: The Dow plunged more than 800 points Wednesday, its worst drop in eight months. Rising bond yields have been drawing investors out of the stock market. The best-performing stocks over the past year took some of the biggest losses. Growing concerns about the impact of higher borrowing costs on corporate earnings and consumer […]

Some Thoughts About The Stock Market

Author: , Post Date: April 16, 2018
Cumberland Advisors Market Commentary by David Kotok

We thought we would list a few things for readers to think about when contemplating the US stock market. 1. The first is a brilliant research observation from Morgan Stanley’s Andrew Sheets, who writes from London: “The result can materially boost the income a USD investor receives if they buy overseas assets and remove the […]

Suncoast FYI talks with Michael McNiven & James Curran about Financial Literacy Day

Author: , Post Date: April 4, 2018

Dr. Michael D. McNiven,  Managing Director and Portfolio Manager at Cumberland Advisors, joins Dr. James Curran, Dean of College of Business at USF Sarasota-Manatee, to discuss their upcoming event, Financial Literacy Day. Attendees of Financial Literacy Day: An Update on the Financial Markets & Economy can receive continuing ed credit from the following orgs: • AFCPE […]