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August 2019

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August 2019 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on August 12th, 2019 Well, it is summertime and the equity markets are acting like . . . the equity markets! Some of the blame for recent volatility is going to the trade war with China. We believe that is merely the excuse […]

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June 2019

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June 2019 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on June 21st, 2019 The equity markets are heating up and heading towards newer highs as the US economy continues this growth expansion, in spite of the trade-war chess game.  Even Europe is finally beginning to show signs of economic recovery.   Please […]

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May 2019

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May 2019 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on May 16th, 2019 Summer is upon us and we hope you have fun plans! We had a great time at the Spring Picnic and were very happy with the turnout.  The US economy remains strong as unemployment numbers keep improving. There has […]

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April 2019

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April 2019 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on April 2nd, 2019 Following a disappointing 4th quarter in 2018 in which the S&P500 Index fell nearly 20%, the first quarter of 2019 is much improved with the Index finishing up over twelve percent.  Domestic earnings are growing, albeit at a slower […]

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February 2019

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February 2019 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on February 2nd, 2019 It appears that the market lows on December 24th were indeed the bottom, marking the end of the Bear market that began after the October highs.  The US economy continues to prosper with more good news in the job […]

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December 2018

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December 2018 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on December 28th, 2018 Equity markets have displayed extreme volatility in recent months, but we believe the worst is over. On Monday, December 24th the S&P 500 index experienced Capitulation. Capitulation is reached when a large number of investors “throw in the towel,” so […]

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Market Volatility 2018

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Market Volatility 2018 Market Volatility 2018 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on December 24th, 2018 After more than 18 months of rising markets, we’ve started to see a decline, with large sell-offs and heightened volatility in recent days. Although this might feel unsettling, I want to encourage you that market […]

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November 2018

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November 2018 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on October 31st, 2018 Volatility in the equity markets continues as we near the midterm elections. We believe the volatility is largely a result of uncertainty regarding the election outcomes.  The US economy remains strong and there does not appear to be a […]

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October 2018

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October 2018 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on October 18th, 2018 The recent declines in equity markets have been attributed to rising interest rates by many pundits and our media in general.  We believe, however, that there may a different culprit: uncertainty.  The midterm elections coming in early November have […]

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September 2018

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September 2018 Submitted by Southwest Investment Advisors on September 5th, 2018 It’s hard to believe that Fall is just around the corner but here it is.  The U.S. economy is rocketing forward with over 4% GDP growth two quarters in a row, with the stock market leading the way after […]

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