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We favor emerging market and U.S. equities for tactical asset allocations based primarily on our outlooks for global economic growth and earnings.read more
The U.S. dollar has come back strongly. After losing nearly 10% in 2017 and an additional 4% in January, the U.S. Dollar Index has rallied more than 5% off of its February lows.read more
Earnings estimates rose past week. Over the last week, forward-four-quarter estimates for the S&P 500 Index rose 0.6%, and have risen by an impressive 1.3% since April 1.read more
Global equities moved modestly lower on the week, as investors expressed renewed concern over rising interest rates. The yield on the 10-year Treasury jumped to multi-year highs on Tuesday.read more
In other British union news—though it may not be getting quite as much media coverage—Brexit negotiations are ongoing as Britain works to separate itself from the EU.read more