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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Week on Wall Street Stocks ended a good week on a high note, as hints of progress in U.S.-China trade talks encouraged investors. When the closing bell rang Friday, the S&P 500 settled at 2,775.60, after rising 2.50% in five days....

 

Monday, February 11, 2019

The Week on Wall Street Major U.S. stock benchmarks eked out slight gains last week, with corporate profit reports and news about U.S.-China trade negotiations vying for investor attention over five trading sessions. The big three...

 

Monday, February 4, 2019

Last week closed out one of stocks' top January performances in years. In fact, both the S&P 500 and Dow posted their best January results in at least 3 decades.[1] For the week, major domestic indexes were also up. The S&P 500 gained...

 

Monday, January 28, 2019

For the first time in months, U.S. markets experienced little movement last week.[1] The Dow and NASDAQ did have their 5th week of gains in a row, but their increases were small: 0.12% and 0.11%, respectively. Meanwhile, the S&P 500...

 

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

U.S. markets were up again last week, as major domestic indexes posted their 4th weekly gains in a row.[1] In fact, the S&P 500 was no longer in correction territory at Friday's close - and was in the middle of its best yearly start...

 

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Monday, January 14, 2019

After months of volatility, markets relaxed a bit last week. For the first time since October, the S&P 500 went 5 days without a 1% gain or loss.[1] The Cboe Volatility Index, or VIX, also fell to lower than 20 - in December, it...

 

Monday, January 7, 2019

U.S. markets experienced more wild sessions last week before ending in positive territory as the recent turbulence continued. In fact, we are currently in the middle of some of the most volatile market performance in more than eight...

 

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Chris Montville (Capt. Monty) & The 1776 Financial Best Buddies Team has raised over $250,000 collectively, since 2011 at The Hyannis-Port Best Buddies Challenge for Best Buddies International.

 

Saturday, May 12, 2018

On the second Saturday in May, we have a Bay State Shredding truck on site and we invite everyone to bring any paper they would like to have shredded. There is no limit to the amount of paper you can bring and there is no charge to...

 

Saturday, April 7, 2018

Scott Dittrich created the Lions April Fool’s Day Plunge in which Lions members and other volunteers plunge in into the chilly waters of Lake Pearl to raise funds for the MA Lions Eye Research Fund. Last year they raised $24,000...

 

Friday, March 23, 2018

Financial Advisor Mike Constantine participated in Dancing with the Wrentham Stars and raised $29,000 for the KP Sports Boosters Club. Chris Montville is on the Board for the KP Sports Boosters helping all the teams at King Philip...