Weekly Insight | June 29, 2022

Tough Quarter Ends on a Positive Tone

Equities staged a strong rally off their monthly lows as quarter-end rebalancing forces drove the action. As target date fund assets under management have grown, this has created a mean reverting force at quarter end.

Weekly Insight | June 22, 2022

Oil prices dipped over the week

We saw a little bit of a reprieve in gas prices this week. The 8% dip in the price of a barrel of WTI Crude Oil from $106.04 a week ago to $98.15 has not been fully reflected in the prices we pay at the pump.

Weekly Insight | June 15, 2022

Inflation Changes Everything

A week ago, the anticipation of a lower-than-expected Consumer Price Index (CPI) print was the foundation of optimism. The S&P 500 was three weeks removed from its lows and about 6% higher.

Five in Five | June 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 | June 8, 2022

Data from the Employment Survey for May was released this week. The job market continues to be tight. Nonfarm payrolls increased by 390,000 and payrolls were up 65,000 more than expected.