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stocks to navigate the eventual start of the Fed rate hike cycle with the benefit of a continued U.S. economic expansion and earnings gains in the months ahead. Although Fed stimulus and low interest rates have played a role in fueling the current bull market, earnings growth has been a far bigger factor.​


In the wake of last week’s FOMC decision not to raise rates, markets focused more on the FOMC statement and press conference than the dovish tone the decision may have suggested. In addition to inflation data, the Fed may be looking back at historical effects of Fed tightening during international turmoil. We continue to expect the Fed to hike in coming months, likely in December 2015.


The outcome of this week’s Fed meeting is unlikely to materially alter the total return environment for fixed income investors. High-quality bonds can still provide gains and diversification benefits during periods of rising rates. A challenging low-return environment still confronts investors.

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