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  1. TSP Talk: Concerns of lockdowns lead to a broad sell-off in stocks.


    Stocks depressed Thursday with concerns of the economy's recovery following a couple days of choppy action. Investors took some profits after the excitement in stocks through the election and the vaccine trial news. In retrospect profit taking seemed inevitable but we all know the market doesn't always play with logic.

    Investors are looking past the step towards a vaccine and stimulus package to focus in on the short-term. New Covid-19 cases are consistently at or around record
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  2. TSP Talk Market Commentary 02/25/2020


    U.S. stocks participated as a domino in Monday's global sell-off. More coronavirus or COVID-19 numbers came about over the weekend that showed the virus was now documented in 28 countries and the exact spreading mechanisms of the virus are unknown. Fear of the virus's unknown magnitude had investors retreating stocks and moving into safe haven investments across the globe.
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  3. Back to the sidelines for some


    Stocks pulled back Monday to start off an important week for markets. The uncertainty surrounding trade and upcoming scheduled tariffs had some investors swallowing gains and moving to the sidelines. Last week's jobs report gave investors the confirmation bias they needed to have faith in the future of the economy. However it would be an uninformed gamble to buy further into stocks ahead of an FOMC meeting that won't include a rate cut as well as a tariff deadline coming Sunday with no
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  4. Jobs report gives buyers new life


    Stocks rallied on Friday and the big news was the strong jobs report. The Dow gained 337-points or 1.22%, and we saw solid gains of near 1% in many of the major indices. Not surprising, the safety type trades of bonds and gold were down as risk was certainly on Friday.
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    Updated 12-10-2019 at 12:15 AM by TommyIV

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  5. Some Perspectives on the F-fund

    It has been no secret bonds have been a poor investment this year. The F-fund is down 2.28% in 2018 as of February 27th making it the only TSP fund with a negative return. The underperformance of the F-fund stands out when compared to the outperforming C-fund which is up 2.95% in 2018. With the recent correction in the major stock indices, there has been an increase of uncertainty in the stock market despite the fact that those indices seem to be on course to erase those correction losses in record ...

    Updated 02-27-2018 at 11:19 PM by TommyIV

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