Red Results

Indices traded into the red zone on Wednesday. Brands such as Caterpillar, Chevron, and DowDuPont led decliners on the Dow. Stocks slipped on news the Trump administration threatened additional tariffs on $200 billion worth of China-made goods. On another note, wholesale inflation ticked up slightly more than expected in June. The Producer Price Index rose…

Brands Rise

Brands ticked up on Tuesday. Companies such as Procter & Gamble and Boeing led the Dow’s ascent. Meanwhile, Pepsi tacked on 4.6% today after its second-quarter profit exceeded estimates. PepsiCo earned $1.61 per share, beating expectations by 9 cents. Revenue of $16.09 billion climbed 2% from a year earlier and exceeded forecasts. Looking ahead, bank…

Stocks Step Up

Stocks stepped up on Monday for the third straight session. Brands including Caterpillar, JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs and Walmart led advancers on the Dow. Stocks climbed in the wake of jobs data optimism. The U.S. added 213,000 jobs in June. On another note, crude oil prices slipped slightly. West Texas Intermediate crude shaved 0.1% today…

You can accept risk when you have time, but what happens when time changes?

In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP®, describes how your time horizon and risk tolerance for investing are intricately linked, and what to do when time horizons change. Read the Article This article is for demonstrative and academic purposes and is meant to provide valuable background information on particular investments, NOT a recommendation to…