The Fed’s interest rate hike last week was the largest in nearly 30 years and resulted in a mixed bag for investors. Fears of inflation have dampened consumer sentiment, which continues to contribute to market volatility. Despite the markets entering bear market territory, the climate is also delivering higher bond yields, which could mean better opportunities for investors, and sets the table for potentially better performance moving forward.
In our new podcast episode, Director of Investment Management David Webb and Senior Advisor and Investment Strategist John Foster discuss what the rate hike – as well as earnings season and the mid-term election cycle – could mean for investors for the second half of the year.
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And, as always, if you have questions or need anything, please do not hesitate to contact your JNBA Advisory Team.
(A written transcript of the podcast is available by contacting your JNBA Advisory Team.)
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