Commentary & News

Access commentary, press releases, videos, news and more.

1-10 of 66 results

Wall Street Journal: Dow, S&P Hit New Highs as Investors Look to Earnings

In the News | January 16, 2020 | By Sierra Investment Management

U.S. stocks rose Thursday, hitting new intraday highs, as investors shifted focus to corporate earnings for cues on the health of the economy after an initial U.S.-China trade deal was sealed.

ETF Trends: U.S. Stock ETFs Rally as Earnings, Consumer Data Maintain Risk-On Attitude

In the News | January 16, 2020 | By Sierra Investment Management

U.S. markets and stock ETFs rallied Thursday as strong corporate earnings and an improving global trade outlook helped fuel the risk-on sentiment.

CNBC: Dow and S&P 500 snap 3-day losing streaks

In the News | November 22, 2019 | By Sierra Investment Management

Barbara Doran of BD8 Capital Partners and Terri Spath, chief investment officer at Sierra Investment Management, talk about markets after the bell on CNBC’s “Closing Bell.”

Sierra's Market Minute: A look at global stock valuations

Commentary | November 20, 2019 | By Sierra Investment Management

With stocks reaching record highs, we continue to be asked about global opportunities and the risks associated with them. Valuation metrics are a great way of measuring value.

Plug Your Portfolio

Commentary | October 21, 2019 | By Terri Spath

Investment Commentary: Chief Investment Officer Terri Spath talks about potential ways to guard against drawdowns and market risk in the current environment.

Yahoo Finance: Market Check: Stocks rise after Fed cuts rates for second time

In the News | September 19, 2019 | By Sierra Investment Management

CIO Terri Spath appeared on Yahoo Finance's Market Check to talk about the Fed's second interest rate cut.

Winning at the Horse Races

Commentary | September 5, 2019 | By Terri Spath

Betting on a horse means putting money on a hopeful winner before the announcer shouts “go” and either picking up a gain or losing it all several minutes later.

CNBC: Investors shouldn't ignore bond market warnings, CIO says

In the News | September 5, 2019 | By Sierra Investment Management

Terri Spath joins "Squawk Box" to give her reactions to the markets moving higher in the first week of September after a rough start.

Sierra's Market Minute: A Day at the Horse Races

Commentary | September 3, 2019 | By Terri Spath

Sure, it's easy to compare gambling to investing. While there are some similarities, there is a profound difference in approach and execution.

Reuters: Fed, trade confusion upending Wall Street investment playbooks

In the News | August 2, 2019 | By Sierra Investment Management

As Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell on Wednesday described why the central bank’s interest rate cut should not be seen as the start of a lengthy easing cycle, the U.S. stock market was losing value at a rate of over $25 billion a minute.