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U.S. stocks declined significantly as investors grew concerned about whether the recent "truce"
would hold between the U.S. and China in their ongoing trade conflicts.
December 4, 2018
What will 2019 look like? This quarter, Portfolio Manager Mike Liss considers the cumulative effect of crosswinds such as trade tensions and tax cuts.
November 30, 2018
Learn about how we believe thematic investing can help address global waste issues.
November 28, 2018
Emerging market debt was the subject of much scrutiny in the third quarter, but Sr. PM Margé Karner believes that too many investors were painting with a very wide brush. Hear her thoughts on current valuations and how to pick your spots for exposure in a Q4 2018 outlook video.
November 26, 2018
Earnings worries are giving investors indigestion before they even sit down for Thanksgiving dinner. Co-CIO Victor Zhang shares perspective on what investors can expect.
November 20, 2018
American Century Investments' CIO Rich Weiss nevertheless believes we're beyond the proverbial "bottom of the ninth" for the current bull market—and into extra innings.
November 19, 2018
Asset-backed securities can be an attractive asset class just slightly off the traditional bond investor's beaten path. Learn whether they deserve an allocation in your fixed income portfolio.
November 16, 2018
Volatility has made a comeback in equity markets. This quarter, Sr. VP & Head of Investment Solutions Cleo Chang explains how that benefits investors in the alternatives space.
November 14, 2018
Data suggests the European Central Bank might start raising rates in the middle of 2019. In his latest quarterly outlook video, CIO John Lovito explores what it means for the fixed income investor.
November 9, 2018
Growth investing was still in favor during Q3 2018—but to a lesser extent. How would Large Cap Growth VP & Portfolio Manager Jeff Bourke approach a potential value-driven market? He shares three reasons he’s not worried in this quarter’s outlook video.
November 8, 2018
The shift in power in Congress may have far-reaching effects, including an impact on your pocketbook.
November 7, 2018
There are two topics that much of the investing world is fixated on right now: the multi-pronged trade war and rising U.S. interest rates. In a new blog post, Vice President & Sr. Small Cap Value Portfolio Manager Jeff John shares what it means to his slice of the market.
November 5, 2018
Fears of stalling growth and slowing earnings spooked stocks during the month of October 2018. Co-CIO Victor Zhang dissects market performance and provides perspective from years past.
November 2, 2018
Despite a disjointed and volatile economic backdrop, Portfolio Manager Brent Puff remains optimistic on the 2019 outlook for equities. One issue, however, did surprise him in the third quarter of 2018.
October 31, 2018
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The people have spoken: Jair Bolsonaro will be the new president of Brazil. Now CPM Nathan Chaudoin provides commentary on market reaction.
October 29, 2018
2018 hasn't been kind to emerging markets. Sr. Portfolio Manager Patricia Ribeiro believes fears of contagion, which never materialized, caused the recent volatility. Read why she's still encouraged by opportunities.
The first wave of third quarter corporate earnings reports shared weak guidance on future earnings, which rattled investors—particularly those in the industrials sector.
October 24, 2018
What happened in Brazil? CPM Nathan Chaudoin summarizes the Oct. 7 presidential election and explains what it means for investors.
October 8, 2018
On Oct. 1, the U.S., Canada and Mexico reached an agreement to update the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, to address issues that were unheard of in 1994. From autos to eggs, the pact affects an array of industries. Today Co-CIO Victor Zhang summarizes the changes.
October 3, 2018
The stock market took investors on a rollercoaster ride over the past week. What did we learn?
October 12, 2018
Stocks were battered amid growing concerns that rising interest rates, higher costs and trade tensions would squeeze corporate profits.
October 11, 2018
It’s been a rollercoaster week for investors. Following the Dow’s record high close on Oct. 3, the stock market ended the week with a sell-off.
October 5, 2018