BIONDO Perspectives

SECOND QUARTER MARKET COMMENTARY

By Scott A. Goginsky, CFA®

THE MARKET CONTINUES TO BENEFIT FROM A RETURN TO NORMALCY Happy Summer!  I hope that this commentary finds you well and that you are enjoying some time with family and friends.  It is much needed for all of us after a tough year and a half. While virus concerns remain, primarily with the highly contagious […]

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FIRST QUARTER REVIEW 2021

By Joseph P. Biondo

2021 Has Been Defined By A Few Major Themes For Investors The first quarter of 2021 saw continued strength in the markets, although not without a twist. In 2020, equity markets were largely fueled by growth stocks, while the more economically sensitive value stocks lagged far behind their peers. Since the beginning of 2021, equity […]

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FOURTH QUARTER REVIEW 2020

By Scott A. Goginsky

A Surprise Finish to 2020 Happy New Year!  We hope that this letter finds you and your family well.  Now that an extremely challenging year is over, we hope that 2021 means better days ahead for us all. As tough as 2020 was on many levels, it was a very fruitful, albeit volatile, year for […]

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THIRD QUARTER REVIEW 2020

By Joseph P. Biondo

The Long-Term Approach to Market Cycles Global markets showed continued, albeit surprising strength during the third quarter of 2020. Typically a seasonally weaker period for markets, perhaps it is only fitting, as 2020 has been a rather atypical year. The benchmark S&P 500 advanced 8.93% for the quarter, bringing the index to a return of […]

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