Municipal Bonds: Finding Value Amid Volatility

After a strong start to the year and a relatively quiet summer, the municipal market closed the third quarter and entered the fourth with a flurry of activity. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria presented meaningful implications for key parts of the market, and the Trump administration released its initial proposal for tax reform. As if those events weren’t enough

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Oct 20, 2017

It’s Tax-Loss Harvesting Season

The benefits of tax-loss harvesting depend on an investor’s unique circumstances, but it may help offset unavoidable taxes owed, due to...

Oct 20, 2017

Alternatives for a “Rainy Day”

The past never perfectly reflects the future, but it does leave hints. Markets tend to move in cycles, from periods of extreme skepticism to periods of extreme conviction...

Oct 12, 2017

Survey Surprises Support Equities

U.S. equities have been on a quite the tear of late, and two big surprises in the economic data last week helped to further support a positive outlook.

Oct 11, 2017

Favoring International Flavors

Global growth has firmed, and a slew of new data last week confirmed that the expansion is both geographically broadening and gaining momentum.

Oct 10, 2017

Mother Nature’s Market Impact

Global markets had a strong performance in September, with domestic indices lagging behind international. Earlier in the month, a string of natural disasters caused...

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