Negative news creates fear for investors which can lead to emotional investment decisions due to worries about ensuing negative financial markets.
The latest government shutdown will add to the wall of worry but does not equate to another government default potential.
This interest rate hiking cycle aims to lower economic growth, eventually lowering inflation. While the end of the cycle implies an economic slowdown (and maybe a recession), it also implies an end to a period of very high inflation.
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As students head back to school getting ready for another year of learning, we question whether we should learn from history and whether it’s time to go back to the 60/40 portfolio for future goals.
The US credit rating downgrade by Fitch reflects a change from AAA, its highest grade, to AA+, down one notch.
It may be an opportune time for investors to add to both their fixed income and equity allocations.
Investors should prepare for potential volatility as increased partisanship in Congress will potentially only be resolved at the final hour.
After a decade of relative strength, the US dollar has declined sharply over the last six months. This has coincided with media reports that the world may reduce dollar usage.
The Fed raised interest rates by 0.25%, meeting market expectations. They emphasized financial stability while acknowledging that inflation and growth have slowed.