The U.S. economy remains on solid footing, continuing to move into a period of exceptional growth.
Each bond bear market is unique, but we believe with the right strategy, they can be manageable.
Examining performance trends over the past year reveals a nuanced relationship.
Over the past 70 years, rising government debt generally has been accompanied by weaker economic activity. But it’s not a simple relationship.
Trendy and speculative trades have gained micro bubble status and rolled over of late, but their weakness hasn’t infected the broader market.
Policymakers in major economies have pointed to 2023 as the date the stimulus payback may begin.
Personal Finance & Planning
A popular college-savings vehicle is the 529 savings plan, which provides several tax advantages when used for education expenses.
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.