Category: Quarterly Economic Updates

2nd Quarter 2021 Outlook & Overview

Oakworth Capital Bank’s Investment Committee predicted the 2nd Quarter of 2021 would expand on the 1st Quarter’s strong growth and market returns. Frankly, given the tailwinds in the US economy, this was an easy prediction which…

1st Quarter 2021 Outlook & Overview

Oakworth Capital Bank’s Investment Committee predicted the 1st Quarter of 2021 would set the tone for the markets for the remainder of the year. This had nothing to do with the NFC winning the Super Bowl…

2020 Annual Outlook & Overview

While all years go down in the history books, by definition, 2020 will do so with an exclamation point. No one could have predicted the 12 months we all just lived through. We had a pandemic,…

4th Quarter 2020 Outlook & Overview

At the start of the 3rd Quarter, Oakworth’s Investment Committee made several predictions for the quarter. Here are a few of them: After a better than expected 2nd Quarter, investors will be anxious to see how…