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Five Stock Market Indicators For 2019 You Should Ignore
Market Commentary

As investors ponder what this year may hold in store for the markets, the inter-relationships between politics, economics, fiscal policy, monetary policy, and corporate actions can seem very complex. Investors may feel overwhelmed and seek a simple answer. When people feel there is a situation that is out of their control or is too complicated to analyze, they often fall back on rules of thumb to make decisions.
Tax War: Will Global Competition to Lower Taxes Lift Growth?
Market Commentary

After last year’s U.S. tax cuts contributed to better growth and market performance, a number of major countries are looking to reverse the declines in growth and voter satisfaction with tax cuts in 2019.
What Could Go Right in 2019?
Market Commentary

In recent months, stock market participants have been focusing on downside risks in 2019, but not all risks are to the downside.
2020 Schwab Market Outlook

Ten-year Treasury yields should move higher in 2020 as recession fears ease.
Washington Watch

Bipartisan retirement savings legislation currently moving through Congress stands a real chance at becoming law this year.
Bond Insights

The Federal Reserve’s 2019 rate cuts and waning recession fears likely will support bond yields in 2020.
Washington Watch

Congress is getting back to work after a six-week recess. Here’s a look at Washington issues that could affect investors.
Bond Insights

Negative interest rates—especially at the long end of the yield curve—are a new phenomenon.
Bond Insights

Historically, there has been no better hedge against an equity market decline than long-term Treasury bonds.