Again in September, the S&P500 was essentially flat for the month. Year to date was +6.08% and trailing twelve months was +12.93%. Oil continues to trade in the high $40’s/bbl, while gold is once again in the low $1,300’s/oz.
Markets were essentially flat for the month with a year to date return of 6.21% on the S&P 500. For the last 12 months, the market was up a little over 10% at 10.08%. The yield on the ten year US Treasury was 1.58%, down a full 69 basis points for the trailing 12 months.[…]