AE Wealth Management Quarterly Market Report for 21Q4 | Blog

A DRAMATIC FINISH TO THE YEAR Overall, the final quarter of 2021 was a strong one, with markets hovering near record highs for a good portion of October and early November. The quarter wasn’t without drama, however. In late November, markets experienced their worst day of the year after a new COVID-19 variant was identified…

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AE Wealth Management: Weekly Blog Insights | 1/2-1/8/22

New year, old problems — and same solutions The first trading week of 2022 was not a good one. The initial few days were pretty good as we returned to work after the holidays, with markets posting new record highs. Then Wednesday rolled around and the Federal Reserve released the minutes from its final meeting…

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AE Wealth Management: Start the New Year Right | Blog

START THE NEW YEAR OFF RIGHT   Download PDF Version Here In a recent survey, Fidelity found that 71% of Americans met the financial goals they set for 2021.1 In addition to continuing those resolutions, the beginning of a new year is a good time to shore up weak spots and simplify your financial plan.…

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AE Wealth Management: Weekly Market Insight |12/26/21-1/1/22

One more gift in Santa’s bag A “Santa Claus rally” pushed the S&P 500 to another record high last week. Waning fears over the omicron variant appeared to spur the increase, even as daily COVID cases hit their own record high. So far, it seems hospitalization rates remain contained, and the CDC reduced the recommended…

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