Market Intelligence

Dear Friends, This has been a challenging week in the financial markets with much of it attributable to concerns over the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak...

Madison is closely monitoring the coronavirus outbreak, and our hearts go out to those affected.  From an investment perspective, our opinion of the likely outcome depends...

It’s been widely reported that 2019 was a great year for financial markets.  By all accounts, even a simplistic portfolio of 60% stocks (of the...

Legendary investor, Benjamin Graham (1894-1976) is widely considered the father of two fundamental investment disciplines: security analysis and value investing.  In his 1974...

Americans will soon be bracing for a barrage of political signs, commercials, and mailers as the 2020 presidential race approaches. A common question...

Blackrock, one of the world’s largest investment firms managing over $6 trillion in assets on behalf of investors around the globe, released commentary...

Much has been written over the past few years about the “death of value investing”. Whenever we hear “the death of anything”, we...