Participating in global technology growth

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Facebook, Amazon, Netflix, and Google—the companies behind the famed “FANG stocks”—have come into the public eye because of their tremendous growth and rising valuations. They’re not the only fast-growing tech companies, though.

November 14, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner

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U.S. stocks: Where to from here?

Many investors have grown accustomed to low volatility and climbing U.S. stocks. But what might be ahead for U.S. equities?

Nov 7, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
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Mutual fund ratings, The Wall Street Journal and the value of manager research

By definition, mutual fund star-rating systems focus on past performance—not future results. We believe that the key to identifying potential outperformers lies in extensive manager research—and that’s what we do.

Nov 2, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
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Spooked by taxes?

Scared of Halloween ghosts and vampires? Try taxes and the way they sap investment returns for unaware investors.

Oct 31, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner

Does diversification still make sense for U.S. investors?

Many investors watching U.S. stocks (Russell 3000® Index) repeatedly reach new highs recently may be tempted to question the value of global, multi-asset diversification. Two charts help put those gains into perspective.

Oct 26, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
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Harvard goes multi-asset

Harvard’s endowment has moved from a portfolio of asset classes to a generalist investment model—an approach we see as multi-asset. Here’s why we like it.

Oct 17, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
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The potential return and yield opportunity of infrastructure

Seeking additional sources of yield and total return? Consider infrastructure investments for clients with commensurate risk tolerance.

Oct 12, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
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