Tag Archives: Stocks


China Slowdown and Financial Markets

Author: William Witherell, Ph.D., Post Date: January 11, 2019
Cumberland Advisors Market Commentary by Bill Witherell, Ph.D.

The Shanghai Stock Exchange was the worst performing major stock market in 2018, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index falling 25% over the course of the year. Concerns about a slowing economy deepened in the second half as current indicators surprised on the downside. While many economists cautioned that a major slowdown in China was […]

Sarasota analysts surveying stock-market damage

Author: , Post Date: December 18, 2018
Matt McAleer - The key is trying to avoid emotional moves in the market.

Excerpt from Sarasota analysts surveying stock-market damage By John Hielscher Posted Dec 18, 2018 at 5:05 PM But while stocks look like they are stumbling to their first yearly loss since 2015, a number of experts are forecasting modestly better returns in the coming year. A solid allocation plan should ease investors look through the […]

Market milestone: This is the longest bull run in history

Author: , Post Date: August 22, 2018

Excerpt from “Market milestone: This is the longest bull run in history” by Matt Egan  ( @MattEganCNN) “While this bull market and economic recovery may very well be old,” LPL Financial strategists wrote to clients, “we see few signs that suggest an end is near.” David Kotok, chairman and chief investment officer of Cumberland Advisors, […]

Trump asks: Should Corporate America reveal its results less often?

Author: , Post Date: August 17, 2018

Excerpt from “Trump asks: Should Corporate America reveal its results less often?” President Donald Trump has asked Wall Street’s top regulator to look into whether U.S. companies should report their financial results less often, a move that could upend long-standing rules and which critics claim could leave investors with too little information about the stocks they own. Instead of publicly traded […]