Investor pessimism has historically proven to be reasonably effective as a contrarian investment signal, and market sentiment has plunged again this year.
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Two indicators can give the quickest read on whether a recession may be near.
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Get the bigger picture of Putnam's views and insights.
Today's pro-cyclical, rising rate environment has a playbook with historical precedent.
Risk factor analysis shows that equity market sectors that act like “bond proxies” may be more sensitive to changes in interest rates than bonds themselves.
What do higher rates mean after almost a decade of near-zero rates? It's time to reconsider risk in fixed-income portfolios.
Trump administration fiscal policy is expected to be similar to Ronald Reagan's measures, but economic conditions today are much different than in 1981.
The 20,000 milestone reached by the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) garnered major media attention, but that’s due more to the fame of the index.
The bullish case for stocks assumes that the Trump tax reforms and spending increases will be implemented, but Washington can be unpredictable.