From #FOMO to #JOMO
For many, social media can present envy-induced anxiety often referred to as FOMO (Fear of Missing Out). Discover why some are opting out of jam-packed weekends for a quieter experience or JOMO (Joy of Missing Out).
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For most of calendar year 2016, the market favored equity strategies focused on high-dividend yields. However, the market changed direction after the U.S. election, when investors re-embraced risk and adopted a more pro-growth, pro-cyclical investment stance.
We think there are five key ideas to keep in mind as we enter 2017.
OPEC has agreed to reduce production by 1.2 million barrels per day (bpd) to a total of 32.5 million, a meaningful reduction in supply.
Numerous studies have validated that older populations tend to gravitate towards dividend-paying equities. However, the majority of research has left one question unanswered. Would a quickly growing older population have any effect on the returns of higher dividend-paying equities? The answer draws serious investment implications.
Co-Portfolio Manager Zachary Shafran discusses how innovative technology creates investment opportunities and challenges.
Markets expect interest rates to rise, leaving many income-seeking investors with difficult decisions. The Ivy Apollo funds, which just passed their one-year anniversary, offer potential solutions.
Major global central banks face increasing evidence that their policies no longer are working as they had hoped -- and markets are watching.
Brazil recently resolved a long-running national trauma by impeaching its president and confirming her replacement. The action opens the door for new efforts to revive the country’s economy.