First Trust COVID-19 TRACKER

First Trust Portfolios has done an excellent job of providing many additional data points regarding the progress we have made in the fight against COVID-19. We hope this helps in your understanding of the economic and market recovery underway. Click on the image below for addition detail.

Reopening The Economy

This commentary touches on the following subjects.: Reopening the Economy C19 Infections, Hospitalizations, Deaths Vaccine Development Monetary Policy and Fiscal Stimulus The Bifurcated Stock Market It has been 84 days since the U.S. stock market started the C19 market sell-off.  During that time a great deal of new information has come forth to help us […]

Market Update, Monday the 30th

First, some good news in the number of new cases. The John Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center reported a drop in the total number of daily cases from 67.4k cases on Friday to 59.4k on Saturday. We now know that President Trump has extended the social distancing guidelines in the U.S. until the end of April. The newest […]

The Coronavirus Stock Market Panic

Stock markets continue to be under pressure today after the U.S. announced additional travel restrictions with Europe. The number of confirmed cases continues to be very small, the health impact minimal and the death rate tiny according to the John Hopkins Coronavirus resource center. It appears this will become a very manageable situation. We need […]