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The coronavirus outbreak and the Democratic primary have affected sector leadership. However, we’re keeping our sector views unchanged—for now.
Stocks, bonds, commodities and other asset classes each play a unique role in your portfolio.
Although stocks rebounded after a sharp drop in January, the market’s reaction to the coronavirus outbreak highlighted stock vulnerabilities.
Friday’s jobs report, as well as other recent labor market data, has an “on the one hand; on the other hand” flavor to it.
Jeffrey Kleintop discusses the potential for global economic growth to reaccelerate, and how it could lead international stocks to outperform for the first time in a number of years.
After fairly steady economic growth in 2019, Liz Ann Sonders shares her perspective on what 2020 might bring for the economy, as well as how that economic environment could affect the market.
Ever wondered if you’re on track to reach your retirement goal? Here’s how to calculate how much you should have saved by now.
As expected, a long and strong move up in stocks attracts more and more believers and adherents, which can stretch sentiment to extremes, like now.
Bollinger Bands® help you identify sharp, short-term price movements and potential entry and exit points.
For nearly three years we’ve been tactically recommending overweighting large caps (S&P 500) and underweighting small caps (Russell 2000)—time for an update.

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