Sunday Update: 18 February 2018

The wild ride continues but in the Up direction this week!  In last weekend’s Sunday Update we started out with a 20 year chart of the C fund and pulled the perspective to a 6 month view.  This week it’s all about the 6 month perspective for all 3 stock...

Sunday Update: 11 February 2018

Wow!  The past 2 weeks have been quite a ride!  We went from years of very low volatility (dramatic market swings) to 2 weeks of HUGE market swings on a daily basis.  The thing about this that makes people nervous is that it seemingly came out of nowhere.  If...

Sunday Update: 04 February 2018

Wednesday ended the best January for the stock market since 2013!  Unfortunately, a much different picture was emerging by Friday.  At the close on Wednesday the S&P500 (C fund) was off its high, but still up 5.6% for the month.  By the close on Friday, over 2% of...

Sunday Update: 28 January 2018

It’s another weekly recap and another week of records for the TSP stock funds!  Seemingly nothing can slow this market down.  Since the beginning of 2018 the C fund, which has been out performing the S and I funds, is up 7.5%.  IF there is in fact such a thing...

Sunday Update: 21 January 2018

We are 13 trading days into 2018.  So far all 3 stock funds are up as follows: C fund +5.1%, S +4.11%, I +5.4%.  That’s HUGE!  There really isn’t too much to discuss in terms of moving money between TSP funds.  If you’re not in the stock funds,...

Sunday Update: 14 January 2018

We’re 2 weeks into the new year and the TSP stock funds are Crushing It!  There’s really not that much to discuss in terms of moving money between the TSP funds.  The stock funds are the place to be – until they’re not…  I’m posting...