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Market Volatility

Navigating when markets get rough.
CONTENT WITH Market Volatility

Navigating when markets get rough.

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Investor attention has shifted from Growth to Value as the economy regains its footing, but understanding their factors and fundamentals is crucial.
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Not likely a bear market, but it may feel less like last year’s charging bull market. Perhaps a “bunny” market, with the stock market hopping up and down.
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Should interest rates continue to climb at a more moderate pace, EM stocks may rebound and rise alongside bond yields, as they have done historically.
Beware the risks of short selling before taking the plunge.
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Obtaining global diversification has never been easier.
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Joe Biden takes the Presidential oath of office this week in the U.S., marking the end of a long U.S. political contest; a year of political challenges is just getting started overseas.
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It has been an extraordinary start to 2021 in the nation’s capital.
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December brought the first payrolls decline since last April; with leisure/hospitality—and women—bearing the brunt of the weakness. Expect more economic “scarring” to come.
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Risk is often the result of a very high degree of confidence among market participants in one specific outcome.
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The planned vaccine rollout is good news that has lifted the stock markets around the world. But the reality of the rollout faces risks that could extend the time frame for mass immunizations.

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