CornerCap Blog

Market Turbulence

Do Stocks Do the Worst Before or During Recession?

Many people are very worried about recession in 2019 or 2020. While economic data does not yet indicate recession is imminent--and we recently provided our own outlook here--we wanted to share some...
ManScreaming

Comment on Today’s Market Volatility

Within five minutes of the market opening this morning, the S&P 500 had sold off almost 104 points, or 5.27%.  After an active trading session, the S&P 500 closed down 77.68 points or 3.94...
DeathAndTaxes

Guaranteed Taxes vs. Uncertain Returns

We are often asked questions about taxes and tax strategies utilized by CornerCap.  While we have written several articles on the subject in the past, we wrote a comprehensive report, Guaranteed...
Man on Tracks

Dollar Cost Averaging: Not All It's Cracked Up to Be

As you might expect, we get questions about dollar cost averaging (DCA) frequently.  Would it be better for the client if we invested a large sum (typically cash) gradually over several months, or...