Are stocks pricing in too quick an economic rebound?
Overly optimistic? Our chart highlights stocks’ recovery vs. falling yields and oil prices – and what this could mean for investors.
A prolonged economic recovery may signal further volatility ahead
Best-case scenario for recovery? This week’s chart looks at 3 scenarios for restarting our economy and the impact each might have on U.S. GDP.
Volatility declines, but past recessions say more may be ahead
Ready for a bumpy ride? See why investors would be wise to prepare for more volatility in the coming months.
Is now a buying opportunity for high yield bonds?
Are wide spreads a signal to buy? Our chart looks at high yield bonds amid the recent sell-off and compares correlation vs. the Q4 2008 sell-off.
4 of S&P’s largest daily moves came in last 14 days
Record-setting volatility? Our chart plots the S&P 500’s top 20 daily gains and losses and reviews recent swings in investor sentiment.
Safe haven sell-off highlights need for non-correlated asset classes
How safe are “safe havens”? Our chart compares the trajectories of gold and 10-year Treasuries alongside equities’ rapid descent.