Market Overview

The following is a summary of the performance of key markets and our analysis of those markets. It is not intended to be financial advice. Past performance is not an indication of future returns. See methodology and disclosure found on this link

3Q2017 Summary

Commentary Contrarian Recommendations
  • Global stocks once again outperformed the U.S. Bond in 3Q2017.
  • Both Emerging and International Developed regions outperformed the U.S. stock market with Emerging Markets outperforming Developed ones
  • Commodities outperformed the U.S. Bond and U.S. Stocks in 3Q2017, while Real Estate returns lagged other broad markets
  • Brazil, Russia, and Chile were among the strongest performers for the third quarter of 2017
  • Grece, Indonesia, and Israel were among the worst performers.
  • Developed Markets
  • Emerging Markets
  • Mexico
  • Russia
  • Silver and Gold
  • Energy
  • Colombia

3Q2017 Worst / Best by Region

Region Worst Performers Best Performers
United States
  • Customer Staples
  • Customer Discretionary
  • Telecom
  • Information Technology
  • Energy
  • Materials
International Developed Markets
  • Israel
  • South Korea
  • Switzerland
  • Italy
  • Austria
  • Canada
Emerging Markets
  • Greece
  • Indonesia
  • Turkey
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Russia
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