Market Views - Federated Perspectives

3 Questions: Federated Kaufmann Small Cap Fund 
Aug. 29, 2017 :: Stephen DeNichilo
Focusing on good small companies that may be capable growing faster than the economy are at the core of this fund's strategy.
Market Memo: Caught in a waiting game 
Aug. 22, 2017 :: Jordan Stuart
Instead of trying to time the market, investors may be better served by just focusing on good companies.
3 Questions: Federated Muni and Stock Advantage Fund 
Jul. 19, 2017 :: Linda Bakhshian R.J. Gallo
The fund seeks to provide relatively high monthly tax-advantaged income and long-term capital appreciation.
Market Memo: Between a (Permian) rock and a hard place—an OPEC post-mortem 
May 26, 2017 :: Lila Manassa Murphy
Although the latest OPEC meeting disappointed, there are still reasons to be constructive on the Energy sector.
Market Memo: 'Grand bargain' revisited—the good, the bad and the ugly 
Feb. 10, 2017 :: Lila Manassa Murphy
OPEC production cuts are working, but a supply-demand imbalance may be building as U.S. oil producers ramp up activity
3 Questions: Federated Floating Rate Strategic Income Fund 
Jan. 27, 2017 :: Steven Wagner
This fixed-income strategy seeks to play defense and offense during periods of rising interest rates.
Market Memo: So far, OPEC's 'grand bargain' is grand ... for U.S. shale 
Jan. 19, 2017 :: Lila Manassa Murphy
As planned production cuts support higher prices, U.S. shale producers are ramping up rig activity.
3 Questions: Federated Strategic Value Dividend 
Nov. 15, 2016 :: Daniel Peris
Interest rates and the stock market have changed. But the high-quality companies in our portfolio with a history of above-market dividends and dividend growth have not.
Q&A: Self-driving cars—full speed ahead? 
Oct. 6, 2016 :: Stephen DeNichilo
Technology may drastically change America's car culture sooner than you think. Steve DeNicholo runs down the potential opportunities and risks.