War Tensions and Raising Rates?

The Russian invasion of Ukraine sent shockwaves around the world resulting in swift condemnations and heavy sanctions. There was little effect here, beyond the political proclamations from Washington, D.C. The stock market managed an amazing comeback last week. The...

Sendero Chart of the Month

While oil prices have risen due to the invasion of Ukraine, corporate fundamentals in most sectors should see limited impact. What does this mean for the markets? This chart reveals the effects of S&P 500 returns (%) and geopolitical events over the last 5...

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Fighting inflation with interest rates

Fighting inflation with interest rates

On May 5, a day after celebrating the Federal Reserve’s signal that it would not be making any jumbo-sized interest rate moves, the Dow fell by a headline-grabbing 1,063 points. This translates into a drop of 3.1%. Other equity markets did not fare as well. The...