Research

Market Update | July 20, 2017

Market Update | July 20, 2017

All sectors rose, with energy at the top after oil +1.6% on inventory drawdown; earnings-driven weakness in transports (airlines, rails) caused industrials to lag with marginal gains.

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Portfolio Compass | July 19, 2017

Portfolio Compass | July 19, 2017

Expected gradual Federal Reserve (Fed) rate hikes and slow economic growth are supportive of bonds near term, though rising interest rates may be a headwind longer term as growth and inflation expectations rise.

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You Are Here | July 19, 2017

You Are Here | July 19, 2017

It has been a great start to 2017, with the S&P 500 Index up more than 11% year to date, but be aware that the index has, on average, peaked near here going back the past 20 years before regrouping for a fourth quarter run-up.

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Market Update | July 19, 2017

Market Update | July 19, 2017

Stocks initially under pressure as investors processed failed ACA negotiations. S&P 500, Nasdaq each climbed fractionally to new record levels, Dow -0.3%. Investors seemed relatively calm as trading progressed.

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Research

Market Update | July 20, 2017

Market Update | July 20, 2017

All sectors rose, with energy at the top after oil +1.6% on inventory drawdown; earnings-driven weakness in transports (airlines, rails) caused industrials to lag with marginal gains.

read more
Portfolio Compass | July 19, 2017

Portfolio Compass | July 19, 2017

Expected gradual Federal Reserve (Fed) rate hikes and slow economic growth are supportive of bonds near term, though rising interest rates may be a headwind longer term as growth and inflation expectations rise.

read more
You Are Here | July 19, 2017

You Are Here | July 19, 2017

It has been a great start to 2017, with the S&P 500 Index up more than 11% year to date, but be aware that the index has, on average, peaked near here going back the past 20 years before regrouping for a fourth quarter run-up.

read more
Market Update | July 19, 2017

Market Update | July 19, 2017

Stocks initially under pressure as investors processed failed ACA negotiations. S&P 500, Nasdaq each climbed fractionally to new record levels, Dow -0.3%. Investors seemed relatively calm as trading progressed.

read more