Slow U.S. Economic Growth Explained in 1 Simple Chart

Our economy is cyclical and often it acts like a pendulum that swings too far. And it did. In the lead-up to the financial crisis in 2007-2009, U.S. Housing completions peaked at just over a 2.2...

The Max Drawdown: Too Quiet?

Given the S&P 500’s relatively smooth trajectory upwards since the start the year, we thought it would be useful to do some investigating into how common this market movement is.

A TIPS Refresher

For those that need a refresher, here is a recent article from Financial Advisor magazine that helps describe Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS).  

There Was a Bear!

Recently, our team at BCM has noticed an increasing sentiment that a bear market is nearing. We thought it would be useful to share some information compiled by Raymond James’s Andrew Adams. He...