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Sticking With High Quality Cyclicals

Navigating short-term risks is paramount, but we view the backdrop as favorable for income investors over the medium term.

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How to Find Growth in the Market Today

The new political landscape offers opportunities for investors who adapt their strategy.

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Munis Overcome a Glut of Issuance

Municipals posted modestly negative total returns in October, with the S&P Municipal Bond Index finishing the month down -0.14%. Interest rates moved higher as economic data remained firm...

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A Stock Picker’s Guide to Growth

The post-pandemic world is charging into change. Trends that were in play prior to the onslaught of COVID-19 have been accelerated, and many of the companies that were already leading the charge are emerging supercharged.

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Investing Without a Parachute

BlackRock bond experts reveal the top themes driving our fixed income outlook. Learn the latest key risks and opportunities in today’s bond market.

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New Technologies Changing Asset Management

Technology is transforming the way we work. Asset managers are no exception as they seek better investment outcomes for clients.

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6 Key Questions About Impact Investing

What is impacting investing? How is it different from ESG? Equity investor Eric Rice answers these questions and more in this one-minute read.

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Growth vs. Value: The Case for the Middle

Global Allocation Fund portfolio manager Russ Koesterich discusses the appeal of the middle area when choosing between growth versus value stocks.

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Fiscal in flux

Uncertainty around additional stimulus stirs up the market.

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3 Reasons to Believe in the Consumer

Despite the worst economic and health crisis in generations, U.S. consumers are defying the pessimists.

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Plot a Course Around Near-Term Risks

Markets are facing choppier waters, but the backdrop for risk assets remains positive.

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Volatility, the Vote and Taking the Long View

The U.S. presidential election is adding to market angst. How much do politics matter in the long run? Tony DeSpirito answers in this one-minute read.

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Gold: Less a Hedge, More a Rates Play

As portfolio manager Russ Koesterich discusses, negative real interest rates help explain why gold is moving more in tandem with stocks these days.

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Muni Investors Scale Back

Market update from BlackRock's municipal bond team.

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9 Critical Market Facts Explained/Confounding Myths Dispelled

Rick Rieder and team highlight the critical facts that will drive the markets in the year ahead, as well as the myths that could mislead investors.