Are We In A Recession? It Depends…

“Are we in a recession?” It’s a question many financial advisors have been fielding from their clients as economic uncertainty has only increased this year. The answer, however, depends on who you ask.  The short and technical definition of a recession is two consecutive quarters of negative GDP growth, which is exactly what occurred in … Continued

Puru Saxena’s State of the Markets: How Will 2022 End?

Inflation, a bear market, the Fed, rising rates… For many, 2022 has been a year of getting back out into the world, but these topics have remained front of mind. The question everyone is asking: when will things turn back around? Puru Saxena joined YCharts to dissect the current economic climate and what’s in store … Continued

How to Visually Explain the Rise in Treasury Yields

Treasury rates are on the rise, and yield-hungry investors are making moves to satisfy their appetites. The 20-Year and 30-Year US Treasury Rates are now higher than the S&P 500 dividend yield, but the opposite was true for most of 2020. Yielding slightly more than 2%, both these long-term rates are back to levels seen … Continued