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

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?

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

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.

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