Last week, U.S. inflation numbers came in higher than expected, causing the S&P 500 to officially enter bear market territory. In today’s episode, portfolio managers Alfred Lee, Chris McHaney, and your host, Mark Raes, discuss potential catalysts for a stock market rebound, as well as bond yields, low-volatility strategies, fintech, and gold equities.
This week, the U.S. annual inflation rate reached 8.5%, its highest level in over 40 years. What impact will that have on the bond market? In today’s episode, Mark Raes, Chris McHaney, and Matt Montemurro discuss that question as well as the Nasdaq-100, Russian equities, preferred shares, and gold.
The benefit of adding lower correlation investments to your portfolio is a reduction in the volatility of the overall portfolio returns. A portfolio with lower variability of returns also tends to help you stay invested over the long-run in different market environments.