Financial Professionals

Market Insights

A A A

Blogs

Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management
Equities Shouldn’t Fear Fed Taper

7/5/2013
It’s been two weeks since Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke announced on June 19 that the FOMC anticipates softening its unprecedented stimulus program, and hinted at plans to scale back its $85 billion-a-month bond purchases...

Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management
Why are equities doing so well?

10/10/2012
U.S. equity returns were robust in the third quarter with the S&P 500® Index increasing 6.35%, the Russell Midcap® Index up 5.59%, and the Russell 2000® Index up 5.25%.

Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management
June Market Reality Check

6/4/2012
Two months into the second quarter, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), a measure of investor fear, has risen from the mid teens at the end of March to the mid 20’s of late.

Virtus Investment Partners provides this communication as a matter of general information. The opinions stated herein are those of the author and not necessarily the opinions of Virtus, its affiliates or its subadvisers. Portfolio managers at Virtus make investment decisions in accordance with specific client guidelines and restrictions. As a result, client accounts may differ in strategy and composition from the information presented herein. Any facts and statistics quoted are from sources believed to be reliable, but they may be incomplete or condensed and we do not guarantee their accuracy. This communication is not an offer or solicitation to purchase or sell any security, and it is not a research report. Individuals should consult with a qualified financial professional before making any investment decisions.