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  • Market Commentary: Unemployment Continues Slow Recovery as U.S. Corporations Beat Earnings Expectations

    Posted on October 26, 2020

    The lack of progress on a federal stimulus bill weighed on markets last week while economic and earnings data provided investors some good news. Initial unemployment claims finally dipped below 800,000. The improvement and adjustments to previous weeks’ estimates suggest the labor market is continuing to recover. Corporate earnings also provided a positive surprise. While many companies are still to report, initial results show 84% of S&P 500 companies are beating estimates.

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  • Q4 Market Outlook Webinar

    Posted on October 23, 2020

    Join Scott Kubie and Sonu Varghese, Senior Investment Strategists at Carson Group, for our Q4 Quarterly Market Outlook webinar. Click Here to Watch the Webinar

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  • Q4 – Quarterly Market Outlook

    Posted on October 23, 2020

    Q4 - Quarterly Market Outlook Can you believe we’re getting to the end of 2020? It’s been a strange year, to say the least, leaving investors with many questions.   The virus isn’t letting up yet – how will this lengthy challenge affect the economy? A presidential election almost always sends financial shockwaves, and this one is hotly contested. Where will November bring us? What might the final act of this unprecedented year look like? Join Scott Kubie and Sonu Varghese, Senior Investment Strategists at Carson Group, for our Quarterly Market Outlook.   Scott and Sonu look at:  ‣   How...read the full article

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  • Q4 – Quarterly Market Outlook [Video]

    Posted on October 23, 2020

    Q4- Quarterly Market Outlook A presidential election almost always sends financial shockwaves, and this one is hotly contested. Where will November bring us? Join Scott Kubie and Sonu Varghese, Senior Investment Strategists at Carson Group, for our Quarterly Market Outlook as they discuss this unprecedented year.     Don't let market volatility stop your financial plan. Schedule a meeting with an advisor today

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  • Quarterly Market Outlook: Q4 2020

    Posted on October 21, 2020

    Carson Partners’ Scott Kubie shares key events we saw in the past quarter and how we think they’ll affect markets in the upcoming quarter. Contact us to speak with a financial advisor.

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  • Market Commentary: Retail Sales Spike, but Unemployment Claims Still on Rise

    Posted on October 19, 2020

    Retail sales rebounded as U.S. consumers continued to put salaries and money left over from the CARES Act into the economy. Retail and food service sales surged 1.9%, more than doubling expectations of 0.8%. The gains raised overall retail sales 5.4% above year-ago levels as consumers make up for consumption lost during the early days of social distancing (Figure 1).

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  • How the 2020 Election Could Impact the Markets and Your Financial Plan

    Posted on October 19, 2020

    Every election season, political emotions run high. Candidates tell us that this is the most important election in our lifetimes. Advertisements vilifying the opposing candidate seem to never end. Political chatter on social media picks up. Through it all, it can be hard to keep our emotions under control.

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  • Estate Planning in 2020 [Video]

    Posted on October 16, 2020

    Estate Planning in 2020 Market volatility, rampant unemployment and the pandemic itself have put pressure on the markets and pressure on the government to respond. It’s because of these pressures and changes that we invite you to watch our on-demand webinar “Estate Planning in 2020.”.     Don't let market volatility stop your financial plan. Schedule a meeting with an advisor today

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  • Estate Planning in 2020

    Posted on October 16, 2020

    Estate Planning in 2020 Estate planning takes careful thought, and 2020 has introduced new questions and challenges.   Market volatility, rampant unemployment and the pandemic itself have put pressure on the markets and pressure on the government to respond. It’s because of these pressures and changes that we invite you to watch our on-demand webinar “Estate Planning in 2020.” Our host Jamie Hopkins is the Director of Retirement Research at Carson and a nationally-recognized voice on retirement and estate planning.   The webinar looks into:  ‣   Estate planning during a turbulent year ‣   How the SECURE Act and the Tax...read the full article

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  • Estate Planning in 2020

    Posted on October 16, 2020

    Our host Jamie Hopkins is the Director of Retirement Research at Carson and a nationally-recognized voice on retirement and estate planning. Click Here to Watch the Webinar

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