Quarterly Market Review

October 11, 2017

This market summary highlights world capital market performance and a timeline of events for the past quarter. Topics covered every quarter include:

  • Market Summary
  • World Stock Market Performance
  • World Asset Classes
  • U.S. Stocks
  • International Developed Stocks
  • Emerging Markets Stocks
  • Select Country Performance
  • Select Currency Performance vs. U.S. Dollar
  • Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
  • Commodities
  • Fixed Income
  • Impact of Diversification

The report also illustrates the impact of globally diversified portfolios and features a quarterly topic.

Third Quarter 2017

Quarterly topic: Quit Monkeying Around! In the world of investment management there is an oft-discussed idea that blindfolded monkeys throwing darts at pages of stock listings can select portfolios that will do just as well, if not better, than both the market and the average portfolio constructed by professional money managers. If this is true, why might it be the case? Download the report→

Second Quarter 2017

Quarterly topic: When Rates Go Up, Do Stocks Go Down? Should stock investors worry about changes in interest rates? Download the report→


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