May 2022: Monthly Market Moment
After a sharp recovery in March, markets resumed downside volatility in April as uncertainty remained high on a number of fronts. Most prominently, the Federal Reserve has started hiking interest rates in an effort to contain inflation. As we’ve discussed, this is a delicate task, as moving too aggressively can […]Read More
May 2022: Corbin Foster Named to 2022 TB&P Fast 15 Class
Greenwood Gearhart’s Corbin Foster was recently named in the 2002 Talk Business & Politics Fast 15 Class. The Fast 15 is designed to recognize a small, exclusive group of 20-something professionals on the fast track to success. Corbin joined the firm in 2014 during her education at the University of […]Read More
First Quarter 2022: Market Commentary
Our hearts and minds continue to be with the people of Ukraine. We are in awe of the strength of the Ukrainian people and we remain hopeful that a resolution will be achieved. As we close out the first quarter, various evolving factors continue to drive ups and downs in […]Read More
March 2022: Monthly Market Moment
As we film this commentary, our hearts and minds are with people of Ukraine. Like much of the world, we are in awe of the strength and fortitude of the Ukrainian people and are encouraged by the global display of unity in support of their defense. While we watch with […]Read More
March 2022: Lisa Brown Executive Q&A – Arkansas Business
Your firm has its roots in Mary Ann Greenwood’s M.A. Greenwood & Associates. In what ways does Greenwood Gearhart carry her legacy? Mary Ann founded the firm with the core principles that we still carry today. We have always served as a fiduciary for our clients and have always been […]Read More
February 2022: Monthly Market Moment
In our last commentary, we discussed how the stellar performance in 2021 was setting the market up for a game of expectations in 2022. The resiliency of margins and profit growth helped to guide the market to double digit returns despite the twists and turns of COVID, supply chain disruptions, […]Read More
February 2022: Lisa Brown Named President and Partner
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (February 7, 2022) – Greenwood Gearhart has named Lisa A. Brown to President and Partner of the firm. In this role, Lisa’s responsibilities include oversight for the firm’s operations, service offerings, and client experience initiatives that allow Greenwood Gearhart perform at the highest level for clients. In addition […]Read More
Fourth Quarter 2021: Market Commentary
Despite numerous twists and turns this year, equity markets are closing out 2021 with double-digit returns as the cyclical recovery continues. While COVID remained a major driver of the market in the 1st half of the year, the progressive weakening of the Delta and Omicron variants reduced its impact in […]Read More
December 2021: Monthly Market Moment
In our last quarterly commentary, we discussed how a variety of factors were setting the market up for some year-end volatility, and indeed, a little volatility is what we got. In the last two weeks, markets fell by about 5% on fears of the Omicron variant and then bounced back […]Read More
November 2021: Monthly Market Moment
In our last quarterly commentary, Brock mentioned the various factors which have injected some uncertainty into the market, namely the swiftly changing sentiment around the Delta variant, supply chain pressures, and the anticipation of monetary policy shifts. These dynamics caused some choppiness in the market in early to mid-October, with […]Read More
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