The gloomy talk that a recession is coming, driven President Trump’s international trade policies, belies the fact that economic data has been quietly beating expectations in recent weeks.
There's the trade war, the escalating conflagration in Washington, near-anarchy in the U.K. and tensions in the Middle East.
The 2-yr Treasury continues to trade through the Fed Funds Effective Rate post meeting today implying an ease on the horizon. Chairman Powell made it very clear that they “don’t see a strong case for a rate move in either direction” and that while they are...
We are very pleased to announce that Eric Bernum has been named as an additional Portfolio Manager on the ALPS|Smith Total Return Fund (SMTHX) and the ALPS|Smith Short Duration Fund (SMDSX).
Stocks rose on Friday after a better-than-expected U.S. jobs report assuaged fears that the economy was slowing down, lifting investor sentiment.
The U.S. economy added 196,000 jobs in March