July 6, 2020
JUNE: The recovery in markets continued in June, but at a slower pace amid concerns over rising COVID cases | HY Bonds and Senior Secured Loans still ended the month up, returning 0.97% and 1.14%, respectively, capping off the best quarter for each market since Q3 2009 | Interest rates spiked early in the month before declining slightly and the duration-sensitive Barclays Agg returned 0.63
June 26, 2020
Sales surging after near collapse? Our chart looks at how the massive spike in new high yield issues displays the importance of active management.
June 19, 2020
Back to low or no yield? Our chart looks at why fixed income investors need to look outside of traditional markets for competitive opportunities.
June 12, 2020
Stocks rallied too far, too fast? Our chart looks at 2020’s deeply negative earnings picture and why investors may want to insure against further volatility.
June 12, 2020
How often do you get a do-over in life (off the golf course)? Investors today are facing that very opportunity. Now is the right time to reevaluate the investment landscape and better insulate portfolios from volatility against the backdrop of continued economic weakness. Read how to take full advantage of this mulligan and come up with your “2020 plan” all over again.
June 5, 2020
Contrarian bull/bear signals? Our chart on the mismatch between stock performance and sentiment shows why investors may want to prepare for a pullback.