Demographics – Forecasting U.S. GDP

Demographics – Forecasting U.S. GDP This chart suggests that aging population is weighing down growth. Picture source: Arbor Research & Trading LLC

Valuation and Demographics

Valuation and Demographics Our world is aging with high levels of debt and low interest rates, maybe for a long time. The chart shows that an aging population affects yields. You may also like “Debt and Demographics.” Picture source: Fidelity Investments

U.S. Bond Market Hedged and Unhedged

U.S. Bond Market Hedged and Unhedged Investors are frantically searching for yield, knowing that 25% of all bonds in the world trade at negative interest rates. Our world is aging with high levels of debt and low interest rates (maybe for a long time). Picture source: Fidelity Investments

Debt and Demographics

Debt and Demographics Our world is aging with high levels of debt and low interest rates (maybe for a long time). Picture source: Fidelity Investments

Second-half Recovery in Growth?

Second-half Recovery in Growth? Better economic data could extend the business cycle. Currently, G7 & BRIC leading indicators remain encouraging and suggest no imminent recession. Picture source: Richardson GMP

Markets aren’t as bullish as people believe: Expert

Markets aren’t as bullish as people believe: Expert Thomas Lee, former J.P. Morgan chief U.S. equity strategist, is a Managing Partner and the Head of Research at Fundstrat Global Advisors. He speaks about the current economic cycle and his view of the US stock market. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0S2tdAPaEDk

Inverted yield curve doesn’t guarantee recession: Market strategist

Inverted yield curve doesn’t guarantee recession: Market strategist Tony Dwyer is Senior Managing Director, Macroeconomist and Chief Market Strategist at Canaccord Genuity. With CNBC’s Mike Santoli, he discusses the current stock market and what he thinks about the yield curve inversion.