Author Archives: Amy George

Sorting out stocks and bonds

How is volatility affecting the markets? Capital Market Strategists John Manley and Jim Kochan put markets into perspective. Listen to the podcast (new window). Amy George: I’m Amy George, and you are On the Trading DeskSM. This week, we bring … Continue reading

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Diversity creates opportunity in emerging markets

Learn how diversity gives this emerging markets team an informational advantage to find income and opportunity for investors. Anthony Cragg and his team join Amy George. Listen to the podcast (new window). Here from the backseat of our cab, this … Continue reading

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What’s ahead for China, the ECB, and the Fed?

Dr. Brian Jacobsen trots around the globe to discuss China, the European Central Bank (ECB), and the Federal Reserve (Fed)—big drivers of the markets in November. Listen to the podcast (new window). So, we always talk about three things that … Continue reading

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Global insights into stocks and bonds

Capital Market Strategists John Manley and Jim Kochan share their views on current market trends and portfolio positioning in this edition of the On the Trading DeskSM podcast. Listen to the full interview (new window). So, John, what’s on your … Continue reading

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October: A trick or treat for the markets?

What’s October handing out to investors, goodies or rocks? Dr. Brian Jacobsen, CFA, CFP®, explains in this edition of the On the Trading DeskSM podcast from Tuesday, October 6, 2015. Listen to the full interview (new window). So I understand … Continue reading

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Markets messing with monetary policy?

How does market volatility affect central banks and the decisions they make? Dr. Brian Jacobsen, CFA, CFP®, explains in this edition of the On the Trading DeskSM. Listen to the full interview (new window). Well, Brian, let’s start with the … Continue reading

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Riding out this market volatility

Investors concerned about recent market losses need to know they are not unprecedented, the fundamentals for the U.S. economy look good, this volatility likely is short-lived, and there is even opportunity to be found, according to our capital market strategists, … Continue reading

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Is the fabric of global growth fraying?

Investors concerned about global growth need only to look to trade deals, China, and Greece (yes, Greece) for positive signs, according to Dr. Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells Fargo Funds Management, LLC. Listen to the full interview (new … Continue reading

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What’s driving stocks and bonds (podcast)

Here to help sort through the current stock and bond environment is John Manley, CFA, chief equity strategist, and Jim Kochan, chief fixed-income strategist, both with Wells Fargo Funds Management, LLC. Listen to the podcast (new window). So John, what … Continue reading

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Monthly Outlook: July—Iran, China, and the Fed

Nuclear deal or no deal for Iran? Riding China’s bull market. Fed rate hike in July? These are the big topics Dr. Brian Jacobsen is watching in July. Listen to the podcast (new window). Amy George: So Brian, you’re looking … Continue reading

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