- My Tweets
About This Content
The views expressed here regarding market and economic trends are those of Investment Professionals, and are subject to change at any time. These views should not be relied upon as investment advice, as securities recommendations, or as an indication of trading intent on behalf of Pioneer. There is no guarantee that these trends will continue.
This material is not intended to replace the advice of a qualified attorney, tax advisor, investment professional or insurance agent. Before making any financial commitment regarding any issue discussed here, consult with the appropriate professional advisor.
Author Archives: Sam Wardwell
After trending lower through mid-April, the Euro and EZ sovereign yields began a sharp counter-trend rise. That ‘mini-trend’ continued powerfully through mid-week, then partially reversed. The timing of the inflection points and severity of the moves suggests that profit-taking, the … Continue reading
In a question and answer session with the IMF’s Christine Lagarde last week, Fed Chairman Janet Yellen made a number of statements about systemic risks, but the media highlighted her equity valuation soundbite – that valuations “are at this point … Continue reading
Sovereign yields and equity prices rose, reversing their moves of the prior week. Aside from developments in Greece (still no resolution and little clarity), it’s not clear why markets sold off, or why they rebounded, as economic news was generally … Continue reading
Several economic indicators, including retail, housing and industrial data, were soft last week, in part – possibly – due to the weather. Slightly Soft Retail Sales: Probably don’t reflect a lack of consumer buying power as much as a preference … Continue reading
The minutes of the March 17-18 Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting were generally interpreted as dovish and showed continuing divisions within the Fed as to when hikes should start, and it still seems far from a consensus to act. … Continue reading