This May 2016 video from our Capital Perspectives series discusses how the first three months of the year were not for the faint of heart, with the market down 12% before it managed to recover and close up 1.5%. Earnings reports were satisfactory, but economic data came in barely above a whisper at 0.5%. And
This June 2016 video from our Capital Perspectives series discusses how diversification has long been a pillar of smart investing. When you spread out funds among different types of investments, one type will likely do well when the other is faltering. In recent years, however, it’s gotten harder to see the value of diversification. The
This April 2016 video from our Capital Perspectives series explores our view on why the ongoing volatility that reared its head again in the first quarter of 2016 is likely to persist.