FMS Cash Balance and S&P 500

FMS Cash Balance and S&P 500 FMS cash levels jumped to 5.1% in December, which is contrarian bullish. Image: BofA Global Fund Manager Survey

Cash – U.S. Corporate Liquid Assets

Cash – U.S. Corporate Liquid Assets How long can the U.S. stock market keep rising? U.S. companies are sitting on $7 trillion in cash. Image: BofA Research Investment Committee

Performance vs. S&P 500 by Uses of Cash

Performance vs. S&P 500 by Uses of Cash Should investors forget buybacks and dividends? U.S. companies that spend the most cash on M&A have outperformed the S&P 500 since 2016. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research