by Charles Bilello, Pension Partners In a little over a month, the S&P 500 has declined more than 11%, giving back all of its gains on the year. ...Read more 0
by Urban Carmel, The Fat Pitch Summary: Although US equities are up about 2% in 2018, Europe is down 10% and emerging markets are down more than 15%. ...Read more Comments Off on The US, usually regarded as the safest haven, should underperform. Europe, the most hated region, is likely to outperform.
Our conversation with Som Seif, President and CEO, Purpose Investments continues. In the context of the rotation and pullback that has been underway, we asked Seif if he ...Read more Comments Off on Som Seif: Is value investing set to make a comeback?
by Paul Kovarsky, CFA, CFA Institute Interest rates, as measured by the three-month Treasury yield, are the highest they have been in 10 years and trending higher. Fixed-income ...Read more Comments Off on Smart Beta: How to Avoid Fixed Income’s “Crocodile Jaws”
World markets remain volatile, pushed and pulled and battered by multiple forces including, rising interest rates (with strong ADP payrolls and rising US wage inflation supporting the case ...Read more Comments Off on A Look at Sector Rotation and the Trend in Long Term Treasuries
by Richard Turnill, Global Chief Investment Strategist, Blackrock Uncertainty over the sustainability of earnings growth is fueling equity market weakness, reinforcing our call for boosting resilience in equity ...Read more Comments Off on Solid earnings not enough for stocks
by Craig Basinger, Chris Kerlow, Shane Obata, Derek Benedet, Connected Wealth, RichardsonGMP For most grown-ups, Halloween isn’t all that scary but stock market corrections are, and we are ...Read more Comments Off on Halloween Corrections are a Little Scary, Debt is Scarier
World markets have remained volatile over the last week as we have moved into the heart of quarterly earnings season. North American stocks have been all over the ...Read more Comments Off on Trends Shifting: International equities under pressure, Soft commodities turning around
by Urban Carmel, The Fat Pitch Summary: US equities are down 10% from their all-time highs just 5 weeks ago. The trend in equities has turned bearish, and ...Read more Comments Off on The trend in equities has turned bearish, and that should not be taken lightly.
We had the pleasure of chatting with Andrew Clee, Vice President, ETFs, Fidelity Investments Canada, about the power of dividends, and how the dividend factor, or dividend ...Read more Comments Off on Andrew Clee: When can you expect dividend strategies to perform?
We recently chatted with Andrew Clee, Vice President, ETFs, Fidelity Investments to find out what sets Fidelity's Dividend Factor apart from other dividend strategies. "We've leveraged Fidelity Management ...Read more Comments Off on Andrew Clee: What's different about the Fidelity Dividend Factor?
Although the two days of panic trading encountered last week has subsided somewhat, broad indices, sectors and stocks have remained more volatile as earnings have started to roll ...Read more Comments Off on SIA Weekly: A Look at U.S. Regional Banks and Gold