Author: Wade Balliet

Investment Insights: Playing the waiting game

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy

Stocks pared gains on Tuesday as markets hesitated over when the U.S. and China will actually reach their long awaited trade deal before recovering on Wednesday after the Fed’s meeting.

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Investment Insights: Between a rock and a hard exit

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy

This weekly report presents insights from our Global Investment Management team.

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Investment Insights: Tipping the scales

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy

After a strong start to the year, stock markets have been trading in a fairly flat range in anticipation of some driver that will push prices in either direction.

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Investment Insights: Waiting for a catalyst

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy

After hitting a rough patch in the last few months of 2018, the S&P 500 rebounded to gain over 10% in just the first two months of the year, which is already higher than the full calendar year returns in three of the last five years. If stocks continue at this pace for the rest of the year, the S&P would return over 100% in 2019! Unfortunately, we don’t see that as a likely scenario.

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