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Legg Mason | November 25,2014
Higher yield and lower duration might be an attractive combination today
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Legg Mason | November 24,2014
Are current valuations out of line with history?
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Legg Mason | November 24,2014
Do market fundamentals support current equity valuations?
Western | November 19,2014
A look back at history
Legg Mason | November 13,2014
Unconstrained fixed income investments may offer investors the flexibility needed in today's environment
Legg Mason | November 11,2014
Quarterly chartbook of key market and economic data
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Legg Mason | November 11,2014
Are more attractive relative valuations now available in non-US markets?
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Western | November 10,2014
Fed ends stimulus program, Japan expands it further
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ClearBridge | November 6,2014
ClearBridge Portfolio Manager John Goode sees renewed potential for compromise and progress in the wake of the recent US midterm elections.
ClearBridge | October 20,2014
Scott Glasser discusses the market's pullback in October and the return of volatility
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Poll

What would be the best news for markets for the remainder of the year?








Poll

What would be the best news for markets for the remainder of the year?

Strong US corporate earnings validate US economic expansion
(36%)
Strength in the US dollar convinces the Fed to keep short rates low longer
(4%)
European Central Bank bond buying rekindles growth in European Union countries
(56%)
Growth in China strong enough to leave room for financial system and structural reform
(4%)



Previous month Poll

Which Asian country will have the strongest growth in the coming year?

Japan, as Shinzo Abe's policy initiatives take hold
(17%)
India, as Narendra Modi's new government enacts changes
(45%)
China, as Xi Jinping's reforms promote a stronger financial sector
(17%)
South Korea, as President Park Geun-hye's plan to boost growth bears fruit
(21%)