• These High-Yielders Are Set To Gain, Even As Interest Rates Rise

    6 days ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Contrarian Outlook : Once again, almost everyone has gotten sucked in by a tired investor slogan that's dead wrong-and it's costing them big gains .
    But that's good news for contrarians like us, because we can bank some easy profits thanks to this all-too-predictable reflex.
    That's especially true now that the Federal Reserve has sent out a blaringly obvious signal that it's stuck to its rate-hike track, calling the economy “strong” after its latest meeting last week.
    But let's not get ahead of ourselves. Before I go further, the shopworn myth I'm talking about is that REITs nosedive...
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  • Interest Rates Are Going Nowhere Fast

    Interest Rates Are Going Nowhere Fast

    6 days ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Invesco : Invesco Fixed Income shares its views on rates around the world, including a neutral outlook for U.S. interest rates.
    US: Neutral. We expect US rates to stay range-bound due to growing trade worries and above-trend growth. Assuming no large trade-driven shocks, US growth is likely to remain supported by stronger energy sector capital expenditures, strong job growth and consumption. We expect 2018 gross domestic product growth of around 2.8%, one percent above our estimate of the long-term sustainable trend. Core inflation continues to be benign, and we expect it to peak in...
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