All Posts Tagged: volatility

Investment Insights: Excerpts from our 2017 Outlook

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Aerial view over large body of water with tanker ships in the distance, with the sun setting behind mountains under a cloud-streaked sky.

Volatility will likely tick up as uncertainty builds, resulting in the opportunity for some boiling points in markets.

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U.S. Outlook: Election nerve flare-ups vs. decent U.S. data

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing rises and sips in productivity ratings over last several years.

We finally got some better news as U.S. productivity increased at its fastest rate in two years in the third quarter.

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Investment Insights: Slow your roll

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
View inside busy investment & trading office with several executives on the phone and looking at monitors.

We are still expecting slowing global growth, a muddle through from the Brexit, and central banks yearning for inflation and growth by almost any means necessary.

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U.S. Outlook: A market swoon or a Black Swan?

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing the volatility index trends over past 5 years.

This was the week for cataclysmic predictions from equity analysts.

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