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4th Quarter 2013 Economic Report

4th Quarter 2013 Economic Report

Summary and Outlook Developed economies throughout the world are growing at a snail’s pace. In our country, the Federal Reserve has done a nice job healing the primary wounds lef...

3rd Quarter 2013 Economic Report

3rd Quarter 2013 Economic Report

Summary and Outlook The US economy has grown at an annual rate of 1.8% over the past twelve months prior to 1.5% inflation, which translates into a 3.3% nominal growth rate. To con...

2nd Quarter 2013 Economic Report

2nd Quarter 2013 Economic Report

Summary and Outlook Our economy has been growing at a 1.8% rate over the past three quarters. Adjusting for the estimated “fiscal drag” created by the sequester spending cuts a...

1st Quarter 2013 Economic Report

1st Quarter 2013 Economic Report

Summary and Outlook The growth rate of the US economy and corporate earnings declined in 2012, as consumers’ continue to battle low income growth and high debt levels. At 63%, wo...

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Client Letters


June 2014 Client Letter
Jul 3, 2014 | Read →

Global monetary ease, including a push to negative rates in Europe, offset a terrorist takeover in Iraq and higher US inflation, leading stocks to beat bonds by a wide margin in Ju...

May 2014 Client Letter
Jun 4, 2014 | Read →

Stocks and bond prices rallied in tandem during May. Leading into 2014, we noted that a pause in the market would be constructive for prices over the summer months and this has cer...

April 2014 Client Letter
May 3, 2014 | Read →

Sluggish economic activity at home and in China, combined with turmoil in Ukraine attracted investors to the safety of the bond market in April. Corporate bonds rose 1.18% versus 0...

March 2014 Client Letter
Apr 2, 2014 | Read →

During March, investors shrugged off Russia’s forceful intervention in Crimea and bought stocks. The S&P 500 TR index added 0.84% in March and ended the quarter up 1.81%. Int...

February 2014 Client Letter
Mar 4, 2014 | Read →

Stocks rebounded sharply during February, erasing January losses and lifting the S&P TR Index to a 0.96% return for the year. Profit taking and economic concerns resulted in de...

January 2014 Client Letter
Feb 4, 2014 | Read →

Sentiment turned sharply negative during January as declining commodity prices and Fed tapering raised liquidity concerns, resulting in wild currency swings, particularly in emergi...

Economic Reports


4th Quarter 2013 Economic Report
Feb 4, 2014 | Read →

Summary and Outlook Developed economies throughout the world are growing at a snail’s pace. In our country, the Federal Reserve has done a nice job healing the primary wounds lef...

3rd Quarter 2013 Economic Report
Oct 2, 2013 | Read →

Summary and Outlook The US economy has grown at an annual rate of 1.8% over the past twelve months prior to 1.5% inflation, which translates into a 3.3% nominal growth rate. To con...

2nd Quarter 2013 Economic Report
Jul 2, 2013 | Read →

Summary and Outlook Our economy has been growing at a 1.8% rate over the past three quarters. Adjusting for the estimated “fiscal drag” created by the sequester spending cuts a...

1st Quarter 2013 Economic Report
Apr 12, 2013 | Read →

Summary and Outlook The growth rate of the US economy and corporate earnings declined in 2012, as consumers’ continue to battle low income growth and high debt levels. At 63%, wo...

4th Quarter 2012 Economic Report
Jan 4, 2013 | Read →

Summary and Outlook President Obama was reelected by a wide margin in electoral votes, yet the margin of victory by popular vote was a slim 4%. Republicans retained control of the ...

3rd Quarter 2012 Economic Report
Oct 3, 2012 | Read →

Summary and Outlook Developed nations throughout the world are in a slump. Our economy is stumbling along at 1.3% growth as consumers use surplus cash to reduce debt, and a strong ...

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Gimbal Capital Management

About GIMBAL CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

Gimbal Capital Management provides investment management services to high net worth individuals. For the past eleven years we have focused on managing balanced investment portfolios and building Gimbal into a company that will endure for many years to come.

What's a GIMBAL?

Gimbal noun \ `gim-bəl \ Invented by Philo of Byzantium, a gimbal is a mechanical device used to keep objects stable, made of two or more rings mounted at right angles. Compasses mounted with three gimbals provide three-dimensional stability.

At Gimbal Capital Management, we apply the principles of asset allocation and security selection using a disciplined and proven investment process. These are the "gimbals" we use to generate consistent returns for our clients, regardless of the market environment.

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