November 22, 2020
This very special U.S. and Canadian holiday of gratitude celebrates the harvest and other blessings of the past year. The origins are not clear, but generally believed to have started with the Pilgrim colonists and with the native American Wampanoag tribe in October 1621.
Good Numbers, Bad Numbers
November 1, 2020
The last week and month of October, were the worst performers since March. For October, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed down 4.6% to 26,501. Along with the DJIA, all three major indices suffered losses of more than 2%, their second consecutive month of declines
A Meaningful Labor Day
September 7, 2020
The origins of a day recognizing American workers’ contributions to the nation go back to the late 1800s, and there are several origins including one from neighboring Canada. The most well accepted originated with the Central Labor Union of New York with a public parade held September 5, 1882.