Portfolio Compass | June 19, 2019

COMPASS CHANGES Bank loans view lowered from Neutral to Negative/Neutral Industrial metals view lowered from Neutral to Negative/Neutral INVESTMENT TAKEAWAYS We maintain our year-end 2019 fair value target for the S&P 500 Index of 3,000. Despite a slight...

Portfolio Compass | May 16, 2019

COMPASS CHANGES Lowered long-term muni view from Neutral/Positive to Neutral INVESTMENT TAKEAWAYS With the S&P 500 Index near our year-end fair value target of 3,000, coupled with the slightly softer economic and profit growth outlook, we believe a market weight...

Portfolio Compass | April 18, 2019

COMPASS CHANGES Lowered Stocks view from Neutral/Positive to Neutral Lowered U.S. Equities view from Neutral/Positive to Neutral Raised Bonds view from Negative/Neutral to Neutral INVESTMENT TAKEAWAYS With the S&P 500 Index nearing our year-end fair value target...

Portfolio Compass | March 20, 2019

INVESTMENT TAKEAWAYS Expectations for solid but slower growth in the U.S. economy and corporate profits support our year-end 2019 fair value target for the S&P 500 of 3000.* We maintain our slight preference for value due to attractive relative valuations after a...

Portfolio Compass | February 20, 2019

COMPASS CHANGES Upgraded precious metals view to neutral from negative/neutral. INVESTMENT TAKEAWAYS Expectations for solid but slower growth in the U.S. economy and corporate profits support our year-end 2019 fair value target for the S&P 500 of 3000.* We...

Portfolio Compass | December 19, 2018

COMPASS CHANGES Downgraded small growth from neutral to negative/neutral. Downgraded small value from neutral/positive to neutral. Upgraded large growth from negative/neutral to neutral. Downgraded hedged foreign bonds from neutral to negative/neutral. INVESTMENT...