The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been the gold standard of financial indicators for generations of investors. While it remains a fixture in financial reporting, is the Dow still relevant in today’s market?
A month ago, the U.S. yield curve—which usually slopes upward—turned downward. Legend has it inversions are bad news—inverted yield curves have preceded each of the last seven recessions. Should investors be worried?
Investing in Opportunity Zones—including those in downtown Portland—can delay or reduce capital gains, but there are risks involved. Are Opportunity Zones right for you?
Headlines warning a 2019 recession is coming might have investors worried. But history reveals some surprising lessons about how best to invest in a recession.
This month, Vista’s Chief Investment Officer Dougal Williams sat on an expert panel for the CFA Society Portland’s 13th Annual Investment Strategy Dinner. From 2018’s biggest market surprises to what’s ahead in 2019, here are select excerpts from his conversation.
This year’s buffet of market predictions appears appetizing at first, but our year-end retrospective shows that guesswork disguised as portfolio advice generally turns out to be wrong.