Market Update: Run of Gains Ends as Market Loses Ground for the Week

Indices closed in record territory on Monday, with the Consumer Staples sector stocks among the best performers on the day, while the Energy sector lagged. Sentiment was likely influenced by an interest-rate cut in China and continued trade negotiations. Tuesday’s session was mixed, led by the Healthcare and Financial sectors, which offset some weakness in…

Money Talks – November 23, 2019

This week on “Money Talks,” the hosts team up to discuss the market’s year-to-date performance, the latest Retail Sales report, what is expected for the holiday shopping season, and how much the strong consumer will likely spend. They touch on housing, Industrial Production, and weekly Jobless Claims. The experts also provide listeners with some useful year-end planning tips that cover estate, tax, investment, and financial planning. They also answer a listener’s three-part question on energy stocks Chevron and ExxonMobil, gifting stock shares to children, and Amazon’s price target for 2020.

Money Talks – November 16, 2019

This week on “Money Talks,” your experts discuss year-to-date sector performance, the normalization of the yield curve after the Fed’s interest rate cut, the Consumer Price Index, and inflation. The hosts delve into the case of two sons concerned their father’s assets will be left to his fourth wife, and “everything will work itself out.” They cover the importance of coordinating beneficiary designations as well. The hosts round out the show answering listeners’ questions on what to do with investments in the current market and what investors should do with gains in tech company Applied Materials.

Money Talks – November 9, 2019

This week on “Money Talks,” the Henssler Research Analysts discuss the market’s recent all-time highs, the contraction in global manufacturing and what they believe is keeping our economy in positive territory. One of our CPAs joins the discussion to highlight some significant changes to the Georgia HEART program that can benefit S-Corps and Partnerships. Rounding out the show, the Research Analysts answer listeners’ stock questions on Industrial stock Anixter International, Uber’s recent decline and poor earnings report, and Marathon Petroleum. They also discuss how a business owner can enhance the value of his business before he sells the business when he retires.