Market returns for the next 10 years are likely to be lower than historical averages. Three rules may help investors navigate the low return environment.
Despite a tough start to the year and some unexpected, market-moving events throughout the year, all major asset classes remarkably finished 2016 in positive territory
Trump’s victory, rising economic populism on both sides of the Atlantic and poor recent performance of European markets notwithstanding, we believe fundamentals suggest better prospects ahead for non-U.S. equities.
History shows that in the past 7 U.S. interest rate hike cycles, average bond returns have been positive. That may hold true again in today’s rising rate environment.
Although President-Elect Trump’s anti-trade campaign rhetoric casts some shadows of doubt on emerging markets investments, opportunities remain, particularly for nimble investors with commensurate risk tolerance.
Post-election outlook for interest rates and bonds – and why we believe now’s not the time to dump bonds
The sharp rise in interest rates since the Nov. 8 elections has been challenging for many bondholders. Help your clients avoid knee-jerk “sell” decisions in response.
The “low-volatility” label may be increasingly misleading as valuations in that segment of the market appear comparatively stretched and the trade is getting crowded.