Risk Managed Strategy Funds


Federated Hermes: Investing Without Boundaries

May 13, 2021

Federated Hermes international investing professionals weigh in on opportunities ahead. Despite an uneven recovery that has China and many Asia-Pacific economies outpacing more pandemic-impacted emerging and developed markets, we expect a broader catch-up in 2021’s second half as vaccinations progress and economies reopen. With that said, we are keeping an eye on the Covid-19 variants […]


John Hancock: Weekly Market Recap Week Ended May 7th

May 11, 2021

Earnings surge First-quarter earnings continued to improve, and S&P 500 companies are now expected to report a cumulative 49% increase over last year’s first-quarter results, according to FactSet. That’s up from the roughly 25% gain that analysts had forecast at the start of earnings season. As of Friday, results were in from around 90% of […]


Schwab: Have Stocks Already Priced In Economic Boom?

May 7, 2021

Key Points With green all around us again now that winter is over (I know, in Naples FL where I live it’s always green); vaccines and herd immunity continuing to bring COVID cases down; and the economic reopening kicking into higher gear; the data is starting to shine. Across economic metrics—from gross domestic product (GDP) […]


John Hancock: Weekly Market Recap Week Ended April 30th

May 4, 2021

April blossoms April was the fifth positive month out of the past six for the S&P 500, which rose more than 5%. The NASDAQ also added about 5% while the Dow rose nearly 3%. All 11 S&P 500 sectors posted positive results in April.   Positive surprises As of Friday, 86% of the S&P 500 […]