BlackRock Bond Outlook

Posted by Mark Pettinga

With interest rate volatility expected this month and throughout 2017, it’s critical for bond investors to have a flexible strategy to minimize drawdowns in their bond portfolios.

Outlook and positioning

In our view, the reflationary environment has further … Read More »


The Bull Market: 6 Things to Worry About, 3 to Ignore

Posted by Mark Pettinga

Since the bull market’s eighth birthday on March 9, anxiety about its age has only intensified. Some bears argue that it’s just a matter of time before the second-oldest bull ever keels over.

Lists are popular these days, so let’s look at what has typically … Read More »