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Market Commentary

Timely takes on markets and the economy.
CONTENT WITH Market Commentary

Timely takes on markets and the economy.

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Each bond bear market is unique, but we believe with the right strategy, they can be manageable.
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The specific set of conditions that have historically characterized the start of an investment bubble appear to be forming.
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Examining performance trends over the past year reveals a nuanced relationship.
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Floaters may benefit when the Federal Reserve hikes short-term rates, but you should also consider other options.
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Over the past 70 years, rising government debt generally has been accompanied by weaker economic activity. But it’s not a simple relationship.
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If you're interested in tax-free municipal bonds, you might want to keep an eye out for these seven tax traps.
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Trendy and speculative trades have gained micro bubble status and rolled over of late, but their weakness hasn’t infected the broader market.
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Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are speculative investments, so tread carefully.
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Policymakers in major economies have pointed to 2023 as the date the stimulus payback may begin.
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Vaccine rollouts in major countries are proceeding at different speeds, and investors are torn between optimism about business re-openings and concern about rising interest rates.

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