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Alliance Bernstein: Inflation Wave Adds Fuel to Recovery

February 24, 2022

  Value stocks outperformed through mid-February as investors repriced expensive growth stocks. Now, mounting inflation and rising interest rates are creating conditions for a broader value recovery, particularly for companies that have solid business fundamentals. Style return patterns have been erratic over the last year. During 2021, returns of global value and growth stocks flip-flopped, […]


Alliance Bernstein: The Fed Taper Is Here…Now, What About Rate Hikes?

November 17, 2021

After several months of buildup, the Federal Reserve announced last week the long-expected taper. Later this month, the US central bank will begin reducing the pace of its Treasury and mortgage-backed security purchases by $15 billion per month. As we’ve suggested, the taper announcement came and went without a tantrum: the Fed, having learned from […]


Alliance Bernstein: Equity Outlook

October 13, 2021

  Global equities rose through most of the third quarter but gave up most of their gains in a volatile September. As the forces driving stock returns rapidly change in our COVID-scarred world, we believe active managers can help investors effectively navigate the recovery’s uncertainties ahead. The MSCI World Index was up by 0.6% in […]


Alliance Bernstein: Can Advanced in Technology Keep a Lid on Inflation?

September 1, 2021

  Technology is advancing at a rapid pace, exerting downward pressure on prices. But will this deflationary bias be enough to offset the impact of a new, higher-inflation regime? History suggests that won’t necessarily be the case. Many would argue that technology is advancing faster than at any period in human history. Whether that’s right […]


Alliance Bernstein: Global Macro Outlook – October 2020

October 15, 2020

Key Forecast Trends Download PDF     Forecast Overview Source: https://www.alliancebernstein.com/library/global-macro-outlook-October-2020.htm


Alliance Bernstein: Income Assets Are Down but Not Out

July 30, 2020

The sharp rebound of global stocks and investment-grade bonds in the second quarter left higher-income assets behind. But that also means there’s pent-up potential in income-generating assets that may begin to show in later stages of the recovery. Investors are still deciphering return patterns of the coronavirus markets. In the first quarter, risk assets sold […]


Alliance Bernstein: Global Macro Outlook May 2020

May 20, 2020

Key Forecast Trends Outlook Download PDF Click Here Source: https://www.alliancebernstein.com/library/global-macro-outlook-may-2020.htm


Alliance Bernstein: Capital Markets Outlook Q2 2020

April 15, 2020

Capital Markets Outlook 2Q20 Source:  PDF from Alliance Bernstein  


Alliance Bernstein: Between Optimism and a Hard Place in 2020

January 17, 2020

Global stock markets rallied in 2019, defying political and macroeconomic uncertainty. Will investors be as fortunate in 2020? Since many risks remain, maintaining style diversity and finding investing themes that are detached from volatility drivers will be important ingredients for equity allocations. Investors will look back on 2019 as a curious year for stocks. After […]