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Market and Economic Insights

May business cycle: An inflation signal

May business cycle

Rising wages may affect corporate profit margins, future Fed moves, and asset allocation.

Is there a bond bubble?

A gradual bond sell-off, should it happen, is unlikely to rattle risk markets, says our expert.

April market update

Investors continue to like the low-volatility, low-inflation, slow-growth environment.

Q2 2015 market update

Increased volatility is likely, a rate spike unlikely, and European stocks look favorable.

The Markets and Economy

Q1 bond update

Central banks eased policy, Fed signaled rate rise may be near, economic growth sluggish.

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Viewpoints 5: key themes

Tech and health care look strong, consider munis, and why the rate outlook is uncertain.

Business Cycle Update

Europe turning the corner

U.S. and eurozone strength bolsters global growth, but market volatility likely to rise.

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March business cycle

Global divergences drive currency volatility and create winners and losers.

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