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Short and Sharp: The U.S. dollar can’t catch a break (sad face)



Last year, the U.S. Dollar Index, a measure of the U.S. currency’s strength against a basket of foreign currencies, weakened almost 10%. This was the index’s worst performance in more than a decade. Meanwhile, the U.S. dollar depreciated against 85% of all major currencies. After such a dismal…

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We’ve raised our Dynamic Risk Score to a 6. What does that mean for investors?



We recently raised our Dynamic Risk Score from a 5 to a 6 as a result of the following influences: Improved valuations Expected oil price  stability Continued strength of global economic fundamentals Reduced Eurozone political risks Our decision to increase the Dynamic Risk Score reflects our…

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