Investors’ behavior penalizes growth

The U.S. stock market enjoyed a major bull run in the second half of the 1990s, with the S&P 500 Index climbing an average of almost 29 percent per year between 1995 and 1999.  However, it appears ...

Want to give your portfolio an edge? Try investing globally

There are nearly 70 stock markets offering their wares to investors around the globe.  Sexy, up-and-coming markets like China beckon, while exotic markets like Turkey’s and Russia’s are growing ...

Client Letter – Q2 2008

The volatile investment climate has continued. Global stock markets climbed sharply in April and May, only to fall back to their lowest levels of the year in June.  The following chart shows the 1-year, ...