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Special purpose acquisition companies—also known as blank-check companies—have gained immense popularity since the beginning of 2020.
Pump it Up: Earnings Season Starts Off Strong
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Although earnings season has a ways to go, the results have been strong enough to significantly boost growth expectations, while also easing some valuation concerns.
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Liz Ann Sonders shares her perspective on the U.S. stock market and economy in this monthly Market Snapshot video.
Schwab Market Perspective: Springing Forward
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The U.S. economy remains on solid footing, continuing to move into a period of exceptional growth.
Bond Insights

Each bond bear market is unique, but we believe with the right strategy, they can be manageable.
The Next Bubble?
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The specific set of conditions that have historically characterized the start of an investment bubble appear to be forming.
Market Commentary

Examining performance trends over the past year reveals a nuanced relationship.
Bond Insights

Floaters may benefit when the Federal Reserve hikes short-term rates, but you should also consider other options.
Bond Market Update – May 2020
Bond Insights

The latest perspective on the bond market from the Schwab Center for Financial Research, including a deep-dive on corporate and municipal bond markets.

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