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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

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
Commodities

Do I really need commodities in my portfolio?

Is there still value in maintaining an allocation to an asset class that has returned double-digit negative returns over the past five years (ending June 2017)? Give me a reason (or three) to keep it.

Sep 21, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
US small cap stocks

Is something wrong with U.S. small cap stocks?

U.S. small cap stocks have disappointed many investors this year. We see potential upside for four key reasons.

Sep 14, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
The taxable downside to improved international stock returns

The taxable downside to improved international stock returns

Many globally-diversified investors are finally being rewarded by better performance only to potentially have those returns eaten up by taxes. How is that possible and what can advisors do to help?

Aug 8, 2017 Categories: Portfolio Corner
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