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Market Strategy Weekly
Weekly Market commentary series produced by Strategas. View the latest commentary below.
Blockbuster Growth Means Higher Earnings, But Will Investors Follow?
With the vaccine rollout gaining serious momentum, a durable economic recovery seems not just closer at hand than it did at the start of the year – it also looks primed to be more propulsive than we previously expected.Read the Report
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Wealth Planning Strategies for 2021
Introducing Market Strategy by Strategas, a Baird Company
Gauge changes to neutral as risk vs. reward dynamics shift.
Perspectives on Investing
What to Expect from a Biden Presidency
From tax brackets to estate taxes, President-elect Joe Biden has proposed many changes that could affect you.
So Now What?
What investors should be thinking about now that the election is over.
The Dangers of Portfolio Tinkering”
"Your money is like a bar of soap - the more you handle it, the less you'll have."
Staying the Course
Focus too much on day-to-day market performance and you could miss the larger trend.
Diversification: The "Free Lunch" of Portfolio Building
While diversification doesn’t guarantee against loss, it is one of the most successful strategies for portfolio building over the long term. Updated: August 18, 2020
A Most Curious Market Rally
Why is the market doing so well with so many out of work?
Optimism vs. Pessimism
John Taft and Mike Antonelli take on conventional wisdom behind the aging investor.