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Monthly Archives: May 2014

Portfolio Construction—Taking Advantage of Volatility and Asset Correlations through Portfolio Rebalancing

The stellar equity market performance of the past two years has hardly gone unnoticed. Stocks measured by the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (S&P 500) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index generated double digit gains in 2012 and 2013.In … Continue reading

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Economic Roundup May 2014

Consumer Prices In March, overall CPI inflation increased to 1.5% on a year-over-year basis from 1.1% in February. The year-over-year Core CPI (CPI less food and energy) also increased slightly to 1.7% in March. The core inflation rate is still … Continue reading

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Market Summary May 2014

Recent improvement in economic data may have been fueled by a bounce in activity following weather-related weakness in the winter months, but overall it appears that economic activity is picking up. The April employment report was stronger than expected, as … Continue reading

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