With six months down, Russ Koesterich and his Investment Strategy Group share their views on what s in store for stocks and bonds in the next six months and where potential investment opportunities might lie.
BlackRock Global Chief Investment Strategist Russ Koesterich discusses the headwinds affecting the market, and a sensible course for investors.
Russ Koesterich describes the forces behind Europe s success in 2015 and the opportunities this presents for investors.
Over the past seven years or so, high yield investors have been handsomely rewarded. Since the depths of the financial crisis in 2008, only the U.S. stock market has outperformed high yield among a large basket of various asset classes, and the high yield market achieved its performance with far less volatility.
The Global Allocation team weighs in on bonds issued by countries in developed markets
Russ Koesterich gives his outlook for oil and explains the factors contributing to it.
Have U.S. stocks gotten too expensive, leaving value investors high and dry? The answer is "no," according to Bart Geer of the BlackRock Basic Value Fund. Here he offers his perspective on finding value in today s market.
Investor angst is high over the Federal Reserve increasing interest rates: It has been nearly a decade since the Fed last raised rates, and this promises to be a very different tightening cycle compared to the past. Russ Koesterich discusses what the impact of the Fed moves could be, particularly for equities.
Russ Koesterich addresses the upcoming Fed lift off and how investors should prepare for the changes in interest rates.
One of the tried-and-true mantras of investing is the importance of diversification. But not all diversification is created equal, and one way to achieve broader diversification is through alternative investing.