Weekly Market Commentary

Stocks Push Higher, But Earnings May Be a Roadblock

BlackRock Global Chief Investment Strategist Russ Koesterich discusses the catalysts for last week’s stock rally, the specter of weak earnings ahead, and asset classes we favor.

BlackRock Answers

How can I prepare for rising rates?

Rick Rieder explores why investors should look beyond the U.S. for their interest rate exposure.

Investment Directions

Destination Unknown?

The Federal Reserve's hesitation in raising interest rates points to its reservations about the global economy at a time of heightened market volatility. Russ Koesterich explains what impact this central bank decision could have on your investments.

Fixed Income Market Strategy

Small Forest Fires Prevent Large Forest Fires

With elevated global risks and Fed uncertainty we revert back to an overall more defensive stance for September. Jeffrey Rosenberg explains why.

Volatility Update

Weathering Uncertain Markets

Stick with your chosen strategies long enough to see the benefits—even through the inevitable market fluctuations.

Market Update

Market Mayhem Update

BlackRock strategists and portfolio teams weigh in on the recent market volatility around the globe.


Our Experts

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Russ Koesterich, Managing Director, BlackRock's Global Chief Investment Strategist, iShares Global Chief Investment Strategist

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Jeffrey Rosenberg, Managing Director, Chief Investment Strategist for Fixed Income

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Peter Hayes, Managing Director, Head of Municipal Bonds Group

DC Chart of the Week

When I’m 65: Many DC Plan Participants Not Prepare


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