BIONDO Perspectives

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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SECOND QUARTER REVIEW 2018

By Joseph P. Biondo

Much like last year, growth stocks are leading the pack. Happy Summer! Beaches, barbeques, camp, fireworks, lightning bugs are some of the best things, in my view, that come with summer. Vacation too. I was fortunate to spend the last days of June and first days of July with my family in Italy – 16 […]

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FIRST QUARTER REVIEW 2018

By Joseph P. Biondo

Volatility. It’s back. After a prolonged period of relative calm in the global markets, volatility has reared its head again since the beginning of February. Consider that during the first quarter, the S&P 500 Index moved up or down 1% or greater in 23 trading days or about 38% of the time, while only 2 […]

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