Weekly Market Insights
August 16, 2017 – “Positions maintained (no changes); updates on LPL Research's views on equity, equity sectors, fixed income, and alternative asset classes.” More >>.
Time for TIPS?
August 15, 2017 – TIPS are a high quality asset class that can cushion portfolios if inflation begins to increase. More >>.
Slow Evolution of Consumer Spending
August 14, 2017 – Consumer spending has been slow to recover after the Great Recession relative to other economic downturns. More >>.
“Bottom Line: Impressive Earnings Season”
August 14, 2017 – “We provide an overview of the nearly completed second quarter earnings season of 2017.” More >>.
The Lost Year
August 8, 2017 – Investment-grade corporate bonds are performing well year to date, beating most fixed-income asset classes. More >>.
“Buy the dip? What dip?”
August 7, 2017 – “We discuss the lack of pullbacks, what could cause the next one, and how technical analysis could help us decide whether to buy the dip.” More >>.
The 411 on Q2 GDP
August 7, 2017 – The advance estimate of Q2 GDP on July 28 showed growth at 2.6%. More >>.
Investment-Grade Corporate Bonds: Ongoing Strength
August 1, 2017 – Investment-grade corporate bonds are performing well year to date, beating most fixed-income asset classes."
Is Policy Skepticism Creating A Small Cap Opportunity?
July 31, 2017 – We believe small caps are becoming an increasingly attractive tactical opportunity amid policy skepticism in Washington, D.C. More >>.
July 31, 2017 – August doesn’t have the same number of big events as recent months, but seasonally it is one of the most volatile months. More >>.