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RATES: THE HOMEBUILDER EFFECT

Chart courtesy of ClearBridge Investments. Source: ClearBridge, Bloomberg as of 4/4/2019. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.  Indexes are unmanaged, and not available for direct investment. Index returns do not include fees or sales charges. This information is provided for illustrative purposes only and does not reflect the performance of an actual investment.

Rates: The Homebuilder Effect

Chart of the Week

Market Snapshot

U.S. Jobs: Back On Track

Friday saw a solid U.S. jobs report, with only a couple of wrinkles; Germany's manufacturing sector had a distressing February; Greece's debt crisis generated an ironic payday; Brexit hit yet another pothole.


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Market Outlook
Apr 04
Market Outlook

Small-cap stocks

Can the rally keep running?

April 04, 2019

History suggests that small-cap stocks may have more room to run, but some companies appear better positioned to lead than others.

Market Outlook
Mar 18
Market Outlook

Market Moves And Mood Swings

March 18, 2019

Recent small-cap performance may have more to do with investors’ moods than fundamentals

Investment Insights
Oct 26
Investment Insights

What Could the Midterms Mean for Small-Caps?

October 26, 2018

Much Ado About the Midterms? Royce managers offer their insights about the investment implications on small-cap stocks.

Market Outlook
Sep 20
Market Outlook

After Market Highs, What's Next for Small-Caps?

September 20, 2018

Surveying the small cap landscape after a period of strong gain, Royce co-CIO Francis Gannon is selectively bullish -- but generally wary of the considerable risks for growth stocks and defensive industries.

Investment Insights
Aug 24
Investment Insights

Obstacles and Optimism: Review & Outlook for 2018

August 24, 2018

During the first six months of 2018, small-cap stocks enjoyed the good times bred by a bull market that at this writing has not yet slowed down.

Investment Insights
Aug 06
Investment Insights

Small-cap stocks

What most investors are overlooking

August 06, 2018

From upcoming U.S. midterm elections to ongoing deregulation, four small-cap specialists discuss what they believe many investors are not considering -- but should be.

Investment Insights
Jul 16
Investment Insights

Six Things You Need To Know About Small Caps

July 16, 2018

Despite a wild finish, the second quarter was still markedly more bullish and less volatile than the first—and saw a shift in small-cap style leadership that we’ll be watching closely.

Market Outlook
Jun 15
Market Outlook

International Small Caps Now

June 15, 2018

Thoughts on Brexit, tariffs, and the need to look beyond a company's home country to understand the true scope of its business.

Market Outlook
Jun 01
Market Outlook

Winners and Losers in Small-cap Retail

June 01, 2018

Bill Hench looks at the dynamics in the retail industry and outlines the factors that he thinks will help some companies to survive and thrive.

Market Outlook
May 03
Market Outlook

Small-cap stocks:

At Odds With Reality

May 03, 2018

History suggests that it's time for value stocks—as well as cyclical sectors—to take the lead in small-caps, yet investors seem to be resisting the shift. What's behind the disconnect?

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