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INVESTMENT INSIGHTS  |  January 2016

Fixed-Income Themes for ’16: Inflation, Quality

American Funds portfolio manager John Smet discusses areas of opportunity he sees for fixed-income investors looking ahead into 2016.

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INVESTMENT INSIGHTS  |  January 2016

How Football Keeps Cable Cord-Cutters at Bay

Investment analyst Brad Barrett discusses TV sports programming and how it’s being impacted by recent innovation in media distribution.

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INVESTMENT INSIGHTS  |  December 2015

Identify Investment Opportunities in a Slow-Growth World

2016 Market Outlook, Article 1 of 6

One in a series of articles in which Capital Group portfolio managers offer their views on the current investing environment.

With China’s economic growth slowing and the Federal Reserve contemplating higher interest rates, it’s been a tough year in the financial markets. The MSCI World Index is essentially flat on a year-to-date basis amid rising volatility and widespread uncertainty over the outlook for 2016. A strong bull run over the prior seven years has also raised questions about valuations. Against this backdrop, several Capital Group portfolio managers offer their views on the current investing environment:

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INVESTMENT INSIGHTS  |  January 2016

Opportunities in 2016 Amid Bumpy U.S. Recovery

American Funds portfolio manager Tim Armour discusses his outlook for the U.S. economy and U.S. company growth.

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INVESTMENT INSIGHTS

Changing Channels: Media’s New Direction

New technology and innovation have transformed the world of media, creating opportunity for companies and investors.

 


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