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Resources for Your Financial Journey

Keeping a pulse on our markets and economy to help you develop strategies with confidence.

Market and Economic Reports

Our investment team with First Commonwealth Advisors provides monthly and quarterly reports to provide analyses on economic trends and impact. We hope these resources are a guide for understanding what's happening in our economy, what to expect, and where to go from here.

Latest Update: Third Quarter - "Moneytalks"

The above song was written by Malcolm and Angus Young of the legendary rock band AC/DC. It was released in 1990 on the Razors Edge album. Although probably not the first song people think of, it was one of the band’s biggest hits, peaking at #23 on the Billboard Hot 100 list.

As I listened to the song recently, it registered with me that the simple line is true so often, and perhaps more so now than ever. Keep reading.

Market Commentary

October Monthly Review

"I Ain't Scared of No Ghosts"

With a reference to the Halloween holiday that just passed in October, the above line is from the classic 1984 movie, Ghostbusters. Keep reading.

August Economic Overview

"I Love a Good Nap"

I recently came across an old episode of Seinfeld. It is one I’m sure I had seen many times, but a specific line from George Costanza caught my ear... Keep reading.


July Economic Overview

"You Can't Always Get What You Want"

As we all try to adjust to this new world that the Coronavirus Covid-19 has thrust upon us, we may very well find that, although not getting exactly what we want...Keep reading.

Economic Landscape Reports

Monthly report on key areas of the US economy including manufacturing, labor markets, sales, prices and inflation.

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