Weekly Insight | February 23, 2022

Equities fell sharply on the week and closed below their January lows. The S&P 500 ended the week down 5.6%. The NASDAQ has been lower for five consecutive days and recorded a 7.7% decline. 

Weekly Insight | February 16, 2022

We saw a significant increase in prices in January. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) was up 7.5% year-over-year. Over the month, CPI was up 0.6% from December. Increases in food, electricity and shelter were the largest contributors to the rise in prices.

Weekly Insight | February 9, 2022

Equities recouped early losses in the week to end mostly in the green. The S&P 500 was down fractionally, but the NASDAQ was up 0.5%. Small caps outperformed with a gain of 2.7% and emerging markets also fared well with a 2.2% advance.

Five in Five | February 2022

Welcome to Five in Five, a monthly publication from the Investment Team at BTC Capital Management. Each month we share graphs around five topics that illustrate the current state of the markets, with brief commentary that can be absorbed in five minutes or less.

Weekly Insight | February 2, 2022

The U.S. economy, as measured by Gross Domestic Product (GDP), grew by 6.9% in the fourth quarter over the previous quarter. The growth in GDP was led by increases in private inventory investment, exports, personal consumption expenditure and nonresidential fixed investment.