Markets and Economy
Weekly Market & Economic Update | 04.16.18
Global stock markets shrugged off trade issues and the U.S. air strike in Syria. While economic data was softer, we believe the economic environment remains solid.
Quarterly client call to take place 04.19.18 | 04.06.18
During this call, senior members of the U.S. Bank Wealth Management investment team will provide updates on our outlook for global economic and capital market conditions and address views on recent market volatility.
On April 2, the U.S. stock market started the second quarter of 2018 on a sour note. Our new commentary provides insights on what we’re monitoring and what may lie ahead.
With a return of market volatility and a shifting landscape of fiscal, monetary and government policies, we have a more balanced global outlook for 2018. We’ve published a new quarterly commentary that outlines current views.
Our disciplined, customized portfolio construction process is designed to help clients work towards realizing their investment goals.
A comprehensive guide to help you and your family cultivate a strategy for ensuring your assets are distributed according to your wishes.
Farmers and ranch owners have additional considerations when planning for retirement.
Estate planning is important for anybody, but the value of having a comprehensive plan in place before a cognitive impairment occurs underscores the importance of starting the process early.
Potential advantages of the changing rate environment
How are banking products impacted by the Fed Funds rate?
David Mook, Chief Private Banking Officer, U.S. Bank Wealth Management, shares his thoughts on the potential impact of a Fed Funds rate adjustment on your banking products. Watch video>
Cash tends to become a more visible component in a portfolio during times of elevated market volatility and economic uncertainty. But one possible downside is that yields on very liquid assets are generally low, which can potentially erode purchasing power if the yield earned is lower than the current inflation rate.