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Views from the CIO: Is Recent Market Correction a Buying Opportunity? Earnings Will Tell

As of this writing, the S&P 500 has declined by 11% since its all-time highs in May. The MSCI EAFE had a similar decline, but emerging markets have corrected by 24% (USD terms) since their highs in April. Concern about China’s economic growth was the immediate catalyst for the drop. ETF…

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Look behind the Headlines of Market Sell-offs

Recent headlines like “markets weak on declining growth expectations” are featured in the media as a reaction to sharp declines in equity markets. While growth expectations may be declining to some extent, equity markets have tended to overreact to market news and move in…

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