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2015 4th Quarter Commentary

January 29, 2016  |   Documents and Literature,Insight,News & Press   |     |   Comments Off on 2015 4th Quarter Commentary

Overview
Last year marked the end of a multi-year winning streak for most major equity indices and a divergence in the fixed income markets. 2015 broke a string of three straight years of double digit gains in stocks and it was the weakest showing since 2011 for the S&P 500. This last quarter was also historic in that the Federal Reserve, after years of zero interest rate policy, finally raised short ...