Bad performance has shocked many who thought of these assets as safe.
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Learn what unexpectedly produced solid returns.
There's a lot of risk in the market, and it's not where you think it is.
Now might be a good time for investors to consider their risk tolerance and evaluate their diversification.
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What many believe to be the safest of investments could experience sharp losses in the years ahead.
Stock markets performed well again this year, but this neglected corner of the market crushed expectations.
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Lately, the Dow has tended to move up when bond rates have risen. Find out why that relationship could reverse in the future.