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The team at Barron Financial Group, LLP is excited to announce the promotion of John Seagrave, CFP®, CRPC® to Partner, effective for the 2022 calendar year. This is very exciting news for our team and our clients as there is now a clearer path for the future of Barron Financial Group. John was hired by
Q3 2022 Market Results The third quarter was another rough one for the markets. The S&P 500 was down -4.88% and down -23.87% for the year. The S&P 500 set a new YTD low on September 30. International markets were down -9.33% for the quarter and down -26.96% YTD. Emerging markets were down -11.42% and
Q2 2022 Market Results The second quarter was a rough one for the markets. The S&P 500 was down -16.1% and down -19.96% for the year. The most recent YTD low was on June 16. International markets were down -14.29% for the quarter and down -19.25% YTD. Emerging markets were down -11.92% and are down
Q1 2022 Market Results After a very strong 2021 (and 2020 and 2019) the market has pulled back since the start of 2022. After a very positive December the S&P 500 hit its all-time high on January 3, 2022, and then the retreat started. The market fell precipitously until late January, had a slight recovery
Q4 2021 Market Results The S&P 500 index was up strong in the fourth quarter. Looking at a chart for the quarter, you see a brief pullback at the end of November and into December, then another brief pullback in mid-December, but up otherwise. For the quarter the S&P 500 was up +11.03% making it