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Insights & Ideas

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CONTENT WITH Market Commentary

Timely takes on markets and the economy.

The yield curve has been flattening as the Federal Reserve raises interest rates. Should investors be concerned?
Leading economic indicators have accelerated since morphing from recovery to expansion, so let’s see what that means for the economy and stock market looking ahead.
Liz Ann Sonders draws connections between past and present to explain the action of the stock market and how it’s connected to economic fundamentals.
Oil prices have rebounded from their lows of a few years ago and conditions seem to support a further rise, but risks remain.
A shark attack could take a big bite out of unprepared investors’ portfolios who don’t rebalance.
Why this popular investor adage rarely holds water.

Bears vs. Bulls

When it comes to stamina and strength, do market bulls or bears come out on top?
Market reaction and investor attitudes have undergone substantial changes, making for a more challenging investing environment.
The energy sector has moved higher, but investors should be aware of the whole story before jumping on board.
Kathy Jones is joined by Collin Martin to discuss Fed policy and the impact it might potentially have on the markets going forward.

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