All Posts Tagged: China

U.S. Outlook: Trade fears mount

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Large bundle of steel rods being lifted via crane off a stack of many bundled rods.

More signs emerged this week that the Goldilocks view of the U.S. economic outlook could be in for a serious challenge in the weeks ahead.

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U.S. Outlook: Global economy firing on all cylinders

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing growth in several major economies around the world.

The Fed no longer has the crutch of a moribund global economy to blame for not embarking on monetary policy normalization.

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Investment Insights: Pennies from heaven

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Chart showing various market returns as of 8/15/17

As of today, 465 of the companies in the S&P 500 will have reported for the second quarter season, and results continue to delight investors.

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Investment Insights: Shaking it off and shaking our heads

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Fireworks in evening sky, with onlookers below.

During this American holiday week, we continue our asset allocation approach in patriotic style with an overweight to U.S. equities and a tip of our hat to other developed nations’ stocks with an overweight to both asset classes.

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