7 Results for: equities

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.

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.

Active Risk Management in a New Equity Market Cycle


So far, 2017 has been a strong year for equity investors. Global equities, as measured by the...

Tech Is the New Macro: Impacting All Three Components of Return on Equity


Technology is positive for all three return on equity (ROE) components...

Look Beyond U.S. Large-Cap Equities


The global economy continues to strengthen, as many countries and regions have shown improvement. For instance, the European recovery appears to be well on track...

Fed Plans to Shrink Balance Sheet


For the second time this year, the Fed decided to raise short-term interest rates by 25 bps. This brought the Fed Funds Rate to 1.25%. Of perhaps greater importance...