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bull market, rising stock market, strong

The U.S. stock market, which is trading at all-time highs, tends to rise when there is no overhead resistance and economic indicators point to strength. The trajectory of markets has its foundation in the country’s democratic political system and its market-based, capitalist economic system. Using a simple theory, the stock…

401(k plan, employee, turnover

Are you getting the most out of your team? Did you know that you can use your company’s 401(k) retirement plan to help motivate your employees? While 401(k) plans are tightly regulated, employers still have significant amounts of flexibility in several critical areas, including plan eligibility and profit-sharing. With some…

Balance, Expansion, Recession

History has a way or repeating itself, which leads us to believe that another recession is almost a certainty. It’s not so much a question of if, but rather of when. Historically, the American economy has grown in fits and starts, otherwise known as recessions and expansions. As a result,…

Economic trends in China give plenty of reasons to appreciate the intensity of trade negotiations with the worlds 2nd largest economy. Watching as President Trump raises the stakes, this long-running trade war should not be misunderstood as his personal agenda, as many people do. The rhetoric from politicians leaves nothing…