BIONDO Perspectives

SECOND QUARTER REVIEW 2019

By Joseph P. Biondo

Global Markets Continue Increase During the 2nd Quarter. Global markets continued to expand during the second quarter of 2019, albeit with more volatility and at a slower pace than the first quarter. By the end of the first half of 2019, US equities led the way, with the benchmark S&P 500 Index advancing 18.54%. International […]

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FIRST QUARTER REVIEW 2019

By Joseph P. Biondo

Positive returns to start off 2019 in great fashion. Happy Spring! The first quarter of 2019 has come to a close and as is customary, we review what has transpired. In sharp contrast to the final quarter of 2018, equity markets around the globe produced strong returns. As evidence, the benchmark S&P 500 Index was […]

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FOURTH QUARTER REVIEW 2018

By Joseph P. Biondo

Navigating the Market Volatility. Happy New Year! We hope that your holiday season was wonderful and wish you all the best for a happy and healthy 2019. As we typically do in our first Perspectives of a new year, we will reflect on 2018 and share our insights for this year and beyond. The fourth […]

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THIRD QUARTER REVIEW 2018

By Joseph P. Biondo

Strength in the U.S. economy faring well for growth companies’ earnings. Domestic equity markets continued to climb higher during the third quarter. The strong returns were led by large cap stocks, with the S&P 500 Index up 7.71% for the quarter, bringing the year-to-date return to 10.56%. Growth continues to outperform value, as evidenced by […]

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Q3 – State of Our Business

By Joseph P. Biondo

In a break from normal tradition, I would like to take the opportunity to update you on the state of our business at Biondo Investment Advisors. I am pleased to report that by the most common metrics for our business, things have never been better. Assets under management exceeded $600 million as of 9/30/2018, an […]

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