Below is a synopsis of this investment report: President Trump’s “fire and fury” remark this week that targeted North Korea injected volatility into a stock market that has otherwise been relatively quiet this summer. Any military response will most certainly cause volatility to rise in global equity markets, but the risk of material impact to […]
Below is a synopsis of this investment report: The global expansion is on firm ground, and non‐U.S. economies have closed the gap. International equities have outperformed domestic stock markets. In U.S. equity markets, growth‐oriented sectors have taken the lead in 2017. Lower credit quality bonds have outperformed interest rate sensitive bonds. Oil prices fell on excess supply concerns. For full access to the investment report titled “Second Quarter 2017 Review”, please contact us.
Below is a synopsis of this investment report: This week, oil fell into its sixth bear market in the last four years. Oil has been a big story and market-mover since Saudi Arabia started a price war back in 2014. Saudi Arabia will regret the day they started this price war. For full access […]
Below is a synopsis of this investment report: Yale University’s endowment returns have crushed the competition over the last 25 years. Alternative investments are those that are not considered to be traditional investments such as stocks, bonds, and cash. Yale can attribute its stellar performance to its large allocation to alternative investments. For full […]
Below is a synopsis of this investment report: A survey conducted back in 2015 indicated that 37% fear the stock market and 73% equate buying equities to gambling. Given the events that have transpired in equity markets since the late 1990s, it is understandable to hear that investors feel that the stock market is rigged. […]