The COVID Decade

The COVID Decade

  The Covid Decade Bryan Taylor, Chief Economist, Global Financial Data             Everyone hates Covid-19 and the way it has disrupted our lives.  The Covid pandemic has shut down the world and led to the layoff of millions of workers.  Unemployment has soared,...
The Market’s Thirty-Year Cycle Continues

The Market’s Thirty-Year Cycle Continues

  The United States stock market has been moving in 30-year Cycles since the 1890s.  Now that the 2010s have finished, we can examine the data to see if this pattern continued during the previous decade.  The short answer is, it did! Table 1 provides the real...
Events in Time Anniversaries: February 2020

Events in Time Anniversaries: February 2020

    25 years ago: February 1995 S&P 500: 487.39 (vs. 3380.16 in 02/2020) 10-year U.S. Government Bond Yield: 7.22% (vs. 1.59% in 02/2020) Gold: $376.40 (vs. $1581.40 in 02/2020) Oil: $18.515 (vs. $52.03 in 02/2020) GBP/USD: 1.5825 (vs. 1.3046 in 02/2020)...