Portfolio Perspectives

Returns of Active Bond Funds Stand Above Active Equity Funds

April 7, 2017


This year’s results of Morningstar’s Active/Passive Barometer study presented some interesting but not-too-well-recognized facts. Actively managed bond funds proved their worth…

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High Dividend Equity Commentary

1Q 2017 — Is the Market Rally Long in the Tooth?

April 7, 2017


Despite market participants taking money off the table in March, the S&P 500 Index returned 11.3% from the November U.S. election…

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Premier Fixed Income Commentary

1Q 2017 — Go Your Own Way

April 7, 2017


Raising rates is (or isn’t) the right thing to do. Fleetwood Mac’s iconic 70’s song is about the trouble in a…

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Navigator Insights

What Clients Want: The Case for Collaborative Portfolio Construction

April 5, 2017


These days, the DIY attitude has spread across industries and, more than ever, people are taking on projects themselves that historically…

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Benchmark Review

Benchmark Review & Monthly Recap, March 2017

April 4, 2017


Albeit modest, U.S. stocks posted their fifth consecutive gain during the month of March. The S&P 500 increased 0.12% for the…

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Benchmark Review

Benchmark Review & Monthly Recap, February 2017

March 6, 2017


Stocks added to January’s gains during the month of February as the post-election rally continued. The S&P 500 increased 3.97% for…

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Benchmark Review

Benchmark Review & Monthly Recap, January 2017

February 6, 2017


In a stark contrast with the beginning of last year, U.S. equity markets generated positive returns in January. The S&P 500…

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401(k) Commentary

4Q 2016 401(k)

February 2, 2017


Risk-Based Portfolios Navigator Fixed Income For the fourth quarter of 2016, the Navigator Fixed Income portfolio lost 1.72% compared to a…

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Multi-Strategy Commentary

4Q 2016 — 2016 Defined By Turn in Interest Rates

January 23, 2017


Populism, the Brexit vote, and the election of Donald Trump dominated the news in 2016. While these events dominated the headlines,…

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Podcast

Podcast: Market Outlook | January 2017

January 20, 2017


Market Outlook January 2017 Listen as Sean Clark discusses Clark Capital’s 2017 Market Outlook. Listen Now! The opinions expressed herein are those…
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