Portfolio Compass | June 14, 2017

“Lowered technology view from positive to neutral/positive; upgraded Treasuries from negative/neutral to neutral on improved technicals.”..

“Flattening Expectations” | Bond Market Perspectives | June 13, 2017

"Recent Treasury yield curve flattening and a decline in longer-term rate hike expectations may be warning signs."..

“FOMC FAQs” | Weekly Economic Commentary | June 12, 2017

"We continue to expect a total of two or three rate hikes in 2017."..

“Hurdling Overseas Earnings: What Do the Forecasts Tell Us?” | Weekly Market Commentary | June 12, 2017

“Overseas earnings were even better than expected during the first quarter (Q1) of 2017.”..

Market Insight Monthly | May 2017

"Economic reports released in May 2017, which mostly reflect economic activity in April, signaled that economic growth has likely picked…..

“Municipals on the Menu” | Bond Market Perspectives | June 6, 2017

“Thus far in 2017, municipal bonds have performed well, similar to the positive returns experienced in the first half of…..

“Beige Book: Window on Main Street” | Weekly Economic Commentary | June 5 2017

"The Beige Book suggests continued modest economic growth."..

“Master Limited Partnership: More Going On Than Oil Price” | Weekly Market Commentary | June 5, 2017

“Master limited partnerships (MLP) appear to be a natural way to invest in the changing energy landscape.”..

“Retirement Environment Index” | Thought Leadership | May 2017

“The LPL Research Retirement Environment Index seeks to discover the complicated answer to the simple question: Which state is most…..

“Balancing the Balance Sheets” | Bond Market Perspectives | May 30, 2017

“The FOMC’s May meeting minutes showed a continuing discussion on reducing the size of the Fed’s balance sheet.”..