Waddell & Reed

Market Perspectives

The 2016 U.S. presidential election has drawn more potential candidates, more controversy and perhaps more media coverage than any election in modern U.S. history. It also has been said that this year’s presidential contest is the most important of our time.
WRA Bond Fund | Companies that get a credit-rating downgrade from Investment Grade to High Yield often are called “Fallen Angels.” They offer potential opportunity for experienced investors.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen told Congressional committees on Feb. 10-11, 2016, that there are risks to the economic outlook that could affect future interest-rate hikes.
We believe the U.S. is a relative bright spot in the world’s economy in the near term, especially related to the U.S. consumer.
Financial markets and uncertainty have a complicated and familiar history. They are never too far removed from each other, and 2015 was no exception.
Investors face a world with uneven economic growth and a general lack of market direction. We believe our active management approach can help uncover opportunity in this uncertain environment.

Financial Advisor Opportunities
Corporate Careers