U.S. Equity Investment Environment Mounting fears of inflation, an ongoing Congressional budget impasse and anticipation of a reduction in the Fed liquidity provision all weighed on the stock market. Despite opening September with its 54th closing high of the year, the S&P 500 finished September down 4.7% but eked out a 0.6% gain for the […]

Exponential growth is an important concept in investing. Compound interest, or the interest you earn on the interest your investments generate, adds up over time and represents a significant contribution to your retirement savings. However, calculating how quickly an investment will grow with compound interest can be complex. You can use the rule of 70 […]