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Rates continue recent rise despite sharp stock sell-off

Rates climbed higher this week while the S&P 500 was down nearly -5%. We look at the risk rates’ recent rise presents to fixed income investments.

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Even a small rate rise highlights bonds’ weakness

Traditional bonds have seen three months of negative returns. Our chart offers a cautionary outlook on bond returns in today’s rate environment.

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Valuations near highs – and investors expect more

Stock valuations and investor expectations have risen together over the past decade. Our chart looks at why this pattern is unlikely to continue.

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Low yields have broken the traditional “40” bond portfolio

Traditional bonds are providing little yield with more interest rate risk than ever. Our chart looks at the asymmetrical risk-return outlook.

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Chasm between stocks and sentiment grows wider

Market activity has been divorced from investor sentiment of late. Our chart looks at the mismatch and why investors might prepare for a pullback.

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Treasury market quiets as equity volatility picks up

Treasury rate volatility has flatlined since April. Our chart looks at why yield-hungry investors may need to find new ways to generate income.

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