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Risks are rising in the corporate bond market, and we think that it’s time to play defense with your corporate bond investments and consider moving up in credit quality.
The divergence in the assessment of the outlook reflected in the stock and bond markets may be decided by the ongoing convergence in earnings growth expectations across regions.
Over the next decade, market returns are expected to fall short of historical averages, while global stocks are likely to outperform U.S. stocks.
A sharp rebound, a more dovish Fed and apparent progress on a trade deal with China—what more could investors hope for?
A trade deal between China and the U.S. could send certain sectors higher—is now the time to load up on them?
Schwab's view on the real estate sector, which covers companies involved in real estate and includes equity REITs.
Schwab's view on the consumer staples sector, which includes consumer items that tend to be viewed as household necessities.
Schwab's view on the utilities sector, which covers a variety of industries that generate and deliver power and water.
Schwab's view on the information technology sector, which covers most makers and providers of computer, data, and electronic equipment and services.
Schwab's view on the materials sector, which describes an array of commodity-related manufacturing industries.
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