“Why Own Bonds?” | Bond Market Perspectives | February 13, 2018

"With rising rates making high-quality fixed income more attractive, many fixed income investors may be asking, why own bonds?"..

“Correction Perspectives” | Weekly Market Commentary | February 12, 2018

“After an extraordinary two-year period of market calm, the major U.S. equity markets slipped into correction territory last week.”..

“The Valentine’s Day Index” | Weekly Economic Commentary | February 12, 2018

"Low overall inflation again carried over to common Valentine’s Day gifts in 2017, with prices rising at or below the…..

Market Insight Monthly | January 2018

"January 2018 saw December’s trend of above-consensus economic reports taper off, though the data suggests strong underlying fundamentals in the…..

“Will Yields Keep Rising?” | Bond Market Perspectives | February 6, 2018

"Yields have started 2018 off on a volatile note, which has been somewhat painful and disconcerting for fixed income investors."..

“Volatility During Healthy Markets” Client Letter by John Lynch | February 6, 2018

"Although it can be difficult to experience these declines, the underlying fundamentals of the economy and markets are pointing to…..

“Melt-up or Melt-down?” | Weekly Market Commentary | February 5, 2018

“Friday’s sharp stock market decline might have led us to forget that just a few days ago many claimed the…..

“GDP, PCE, and Jobs” | Weekly Economic Commentary | February 5, 2018

"The latest data on GDP, inflation, and the job market continue to paint a positive picture of the U.S. economy."..

“The Fed Is Moving Forward” | Bond Market Perspectives | January 30, 2018

“Jerome Powell will take over as Fed chair on February 3 and may continue the path of data-dependent, gradual rate…..

“Records, Risk, and Returns” | Weekly Market Commentary | January 29, 2018

“The recent lack of volatility in the U.S. stock market has been historic on many levels.”..