Corporate Tax Reform and the Pursuit of Value
One of the most widely accepted principles of investing is that the intrinsic, or fundamental, value of an investment equals the present value of all ...Read More
Believe So That You May Understand
Stock market investors have experienced quite a volatile ride over the last two decades. As measured by the S&P 500 Index, the stock market tripled fr...Read More
Words from the Wise and Today's Stock Market
There are great quotations about many areas of human affairs, and the field of investing is no exception. Let’s take a look at a few of them and see h...Read More
Back to Basics: Asset Allocation
What is asset allocation? Simply put, it is the strategic mix of asset classes in a portfolio. The universe of assets in which to invest is broad and ...Read More
Inflation: Is This the Inflection Point?
The U.S. economy may be at an inflation inflection point. Oil prices have doubled since February of 2016, and the election of Donald Trump as the Pres...Read More
Human beings crave certainty, and our clients are no different in this need. As investment counselors, we understand that no one can know the future a...Read More
Asset Allocation and Diversification: Investment Management Research and Due Diligence
Clifford Swan Investment Counselors hosted a conference call on November 10, 2016 as a part of an "Our Best Thinking" educational series for clients a...Read More
Fixed Income: Strategy and Execution
Clifford Swan Investment Counselors hosted a conference call on March 3, 2016 as a part of an "Our Best Thinking" educational series for clients and f...Read More
An Unchanged Stock Market and Low Interest Rates: What’s a Portfolio Manager to Do?
For the first six months of 2015, not much has happened in the investment world as reflected by stock market indices. Although recently setting new al...Read More
Is Fixed Income Still Relevant in a Low Interest Rate World?
The short answer to the question is “yes.” Despite global financial turbulence and central bank policies, fixed income will continue to provide steady...Read More