The Resilient Consumer

Market Commentary

February 13, 2023

The Resilient Consumer

By Dr. JoAnne Feeney
By Dr. JoAnne Feeney, Partner & Portfolio Manager Time is money, they say, and that’s certainly true at the Super Bowl. $7 million bought some advertisers a mere 30 seconds to pitch their wares. The average price for a 30-second slot came in around $6.5 million this year, bringing the...

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Dr. Charles Lieberman
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Randall Coleman
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Paul Broughton
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By Portfolio Manager, Paul Broughton We seem to be waiting in slow-motion for an imminent recession that has yet to arrive, but is widely...

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Kevin Strauss
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The 2023 Outlook

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David Ruff
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Dr. JoAnne Feeney
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By Dr. JoAnne Feeney, Partner & Portfolio Manager All eyes will be on the Federal Reserve this week as it gets set to raise its policy rate, the...

Market Volatility Will Continue

Dr. Charles Lieberman
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By Dr. Charles Lieberman, Co-founder & Chief Investment Officer The sharp decline in stock and bond prices after the release of a strong jobs...

Money Has a Price Again

Randall Coleman
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By Randall Coleman, Portfolio Manager No spoiler alert here: money has a price again. Warning bells went off a year ago when the Federal Reserve...

Our Thoughts on China

David Ruff
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Is a Recession Imminent?

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By Paul Broughton, Portfolio Manager It seems that certain sectors and industry groups in the market haven’t gotten the memo yet that a recession...

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