2017 Q1 Economic Update

2017 Q1 Economic Update from Transition Financial Advisors, Inc. The U.S. equity market reached new highs in 2016 and stocks in most developed and emerging market countries delivered positive returns as well. The year began with anxiety over China’s uncertain economy,...

2016 Q4 Economic Update

2016 Q4 Economic Update from Transition Financial Advisors, Inc. The U.S. stock market has been in a holding pattern for several months now, as uncertainty over the election and high equity valuations have kept the S&P 500 in a narrow trading range.  Analysts...

2016 Q3 Economic Update

2016 Q3 Economic Update from Transition Financial Advisors, Inc. The world’s stock markets have spent the better part of 2016 on rocky ground and we expect volatility to continue into the second half of the year. Investors were confronted with the British vote to...

Brexit

We have had a few inquiries in response to the market turbulence created by the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union, and we thought it important to share our thoughts: In the short-term, we believe this event is likely to impact the markets much like any...

Why You Don’t Lose Money On Currency Exchange

From July of 2014 to February of 2015 the Canada/US currency exchange rate plummeted from 1C$=U$0.94 to U$0.79 with the rapid drop in oil prices . . . a decline of 16% in just eight months. The carnage continued as the Canadian loonie bottomed out at U$0.69 in January...