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What’s the Biggest Risk in the Markets Today?

October 5, 2018

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BERNSTEIN: PACTIVE MANAGEMENT

October 5, 2018

PACTIVE MANAGEMENT

Merrill Lynch’s longtime top-ranked investment strategist Richard Bernstein launched his own investment advisory firm, Richard Bernstein Advisors(RBA) in 2009 to apply his “top-down” macro strategy and quantitative analytical skills to real portfolios. He decided to combine his active asset allocation approach with passive investment instruments such as ETFs in what he trademarked as Pactive Management, which he believes is the wave of the future.

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WHAT’S THE BIGGEST RISK IN THE MARKETS TODAY?

October 5, 2018

Top strategist Richard Bernstein says investors are looking for risk in all the wrong places.  He explains where he believes the biggest risk by far is in the bond market.
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PUT SOME INFLATION BENEFICIARIES IN YOUR PORTFOLIO

October 5, 2018

PUT SOME INFLATION BENEFICIARIES IN YOUR PORTFOLIO

BUILDING INFLATION PRESSURES:

  • Growing economy
  • Higher interest rates
  • Tight labor force
  • Increasing debt
  • Punitive trade policies

PURCHASING POWER PROTECTION

  • Investments that keep up with inflation
  • Companies with a history of rising dividends
  • Dividend Aristocrats are S&P 500 companies with history or raising dividends for 25 consecutive years or more

INCREASING ANNUAL DIVIDENDS

  • 25 YEARS OR MORE: PROSHARES S&P 500 DIVIDEND ARISTOCRATS ETF (NOBL)
  • 20 YEARS OR MORE:SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (SDY) (Chosen from S&P 1500)

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