Markets

Market Volatility

Exchanges may halt trading when the S&P 500 Index® drops quickly. Here’s how “circuit breakers” work and what they’re supposed to do.
Panic is Not an Investment Strategy

Why sometimes doing nothing may be the best response in the midst of rampant market volatility.

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Bond Insights

Each bond bear market is unique, but we believe with the right strategy, they can be manageable.
Market Commentary

Examining performance trends over the past year reveals a nuanced relationship.
Market Commentary

Over the past 70 years, rising government debt generally has been accompanied by weaker economic activity. But it’s not a simple relationship.
Market Commentary

Vaccine rollouts in major countries are proceeding at different speeds, and investors are torn between optimism about business re-openings and concern about rising interest rates.
Portfolio Management

Despite yields at near-historic lows, bonds can still be a bulwark against stock market declines.
Higher Ground: Fed Keeps Rates Unchanged but Upgrades Outlook
Market Commentary

The Fed kept rates unchanged, but upgraded its outlook; while the “dots plot” moved higher amid a rising percentage of officials expecting an earlier “lift off” in rates.
Portfolio Management

Three reasons to revisit your international stock allocation.
Bond Insights

The spike in U.S. Treasury bond yields sent ripples throughout global markets.
Market Volatility

U.S. stocks fell sharply Thursday as Treasury bond yields rose.

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