Market Views - Videos

Our portfolio managers deliver insights on economic news, investment topics and events spanning the equity, fixed and money markets. Hear what they have to say in our latest videos.

Video: 2018 outlook for equities 
Jan. 3, 2018 :: Philip Orlando
Chief Equity Market Strategist Phil Orlando provides Federated's 2018 outlook for equities.
Video: How tax reform may affect muni bonds 
Jan. 3, 2018 :: R.J. Gallo
How will tax reform affect muni bonds? Senior Portfolio Manager RJ Gallo provides his take on tax reform and key issues for muni bonds in 2018.
Video: How important will duration management be for bonds in 2018? 
Jan. 3, 2018 :: R.J. Gallo
Senior Portfolio Manager RJ Gallo discusses strategies for bond duration management in 2018.
Video: How could rising rates and tax reform impact dividends? 
Nov. 9, 2017 :: Linda Bakhshian
Portfolio Manager Linda Bakhshian explains why gradual Federal Reserve rate hikes due to a strengthening economy along with a more favorable tax climate for corporations bodes well for dividend prospects.
Video: Outlook and opportunities for dividend stocks 
Nov. 9, 2017 :: Linda Bakhshian
Portfolio Manager Linda Bakhshian provides her take on prospects for dividend-paying stocks in the months to come as well as sectors poised to deliver strong opportunities.
Video: Can the emerging-markets bond rally continue? 
Nov. 9, 2017 :: Jason DeVito
Portfolio Manager Jason DeVito outlines factors that continue to support emerging-markets bonds, impacts from global central bank tightening as well as opportunities on the horizon.
Video: What's next for the auto industry? 
Oct. 12, 2017 ::
What’s next for the auto industry? Senior investment analyst Mary Ellen Tesla gives her take.
Video: Why credit and auto debt now? 
Oct. 12, 2017 :: Nicholas Tripodes
Portfolio manager Nick Tripodes shares his outlook for asset-backed securities.
Video: Cash managers find value in auto debt 
Oct. 12, 2017 ::
Senior investment analyst Mary Ellen Tesla discusses the three keys for success in a competitive auto industry.
Video: Greater returns, not greater risk 
Oct. 2, 2017 :: Nicholas Tripodes
Portfolio manager Nick Tripodes discusses how bond investors can get better yields without exposing themselves to more risk.
Video: As good as gold 
Oct. 2, 2017 :: Lila Manassa Murphy
Is gold still an attractive investment? Portfolio manager Lila Murphy provides her take.
Video: Energy market shows remarkable resilience 
Sept. 27, 2017 :: Lila Manassa Murphy
Portfolio manager Lila Murphy discusses effects of Hurricane Harvey on the energy market.
Video: Tailwinds for corporate bonds? 
Sept. 27, 2017 :: Nicholas Tripodes
Portfolio manager Nick Tripodes discusses the factors that are creating a strong corporate credit market.
Video: Throwing gasoline on the fire 
Aug. 16, 2017 :: Stephen Auth
CIO for Global Equity Steve Auth discusses the impact of fed rate hikes on stocks.
Video: Betting on tax reform 
Aug. 14, 2017 :: Stephen Auth
CIO for Global Equities Steve Auth discusses key market drivers and what fiscal reform could mean for the markets.
Video: Time for prime 
Aug. 10, 2017 :: Deborah Cunningham
Is it time to start moving money back to prime funds? CIO for Global Money Markets Debbie Cunningham provides her take.
Video: Bear market strategies in a bull market 
Jul. 5, 2017 :: P. Ryan Bend
Senior Portfolio Manager Ryan Bend discusses opportunities and risks in the current market environment.
Video: Environment remains attractive for high yield 
Jul. 5, 2017 :: Mark Durbiano
Senior Portfolio Manager Mark Durbiano provides his outlook for the U.S. high-yield market.
Video: The rise of ‘better, faster and more efficient’ 
Jun. 13, 2017 :: Stephen DeNichilo
Portfolio Manager Stephen DeNichilo discusses the rise of automation and which industries stand to benefit.
Video: Outlook for European equities 
Jun. 13, 2017 :: Thomas Banks
Portfolio Manager Thomas Banks provides his outlook for economic growth in the Eurozone.
Video: An environment for growth 
Jun. 8, 2017 :: Stephen DeNichilo
Portfolio Manager Stephen DeNichilo discusses opportunities for growth investors under the current administration’s policies.
Video: Countdown to trade talks 
Jun. 7, 2017 :: Thomas Banks
Portfolio Manager Thomas Banks discusses three possible outcomes for trade between the U.K. and Europe as Brexit unfolds.
Video: There's still room for this bull to run 
Apr. 28, 2017 :: Linda Duessel
Senior Equity Strategist Linda Duessel provides her outlook for equities and how a more normal interest rate environment impacts the stock market.
Video: Opportunities in emerging markets 
Apr. 26, 2017 :: John Sidawi
Portfolio Manager John Sidawi discusses the recovery in international bonds and opportunity in emerging markets.
Video: Composition over proposition for global markets 
Apr. 25, 2017 :: John Sidawi
Portfolio Manager John Sidawi explains the impact of the new administration’s proposed policies on global bond markets.
Video: Active management is important in high-yield investing 
Mar. 27, 2017 :: Gene Neavin
Portfolio Manager Gene Neavin discusses the structural components that give active management an advantage in the high-yield space.
Video: Leveraged company stocks offer potential for strong returns 
Mar. 27, 2017 :: Gene Neavin
Portfolio Manager Gene Neavin discusses the advantages and risks of investing in leveraged company stocks.
Video: Putting our chips on credit 
Mar. 23, 2017 :: Donald Ellenberger
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger explains which sectors of the bond market are likely to benefit – or not – from the current administration's policies.
Video: Rising-rate environment could be ideal for high-yield bonds 
Mar. 23, 2017 :: Gene Neavin
Portfolio Manager Gene Neavin discusses what high-yield bond investors can expect in a rising-rate environment.
Video: Trump's policies could be a game-changer for the bond market 
Mar. 23, 2017 :: Donald Ellenberger
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger discusses the how the current administration's policies may affect the bond market.
Video: Will infrastructure spending affect municipal bonds? 
Feb. 23, 2017 :: R.J. Gallo
Portfolio manager R.J. Gallo discusses what an increased focus on infrastructure spending could mean for muni bonds.
Video: Expected tax reforms and muni bonds 
Feb. 23, 2017 :: R.J. Gallo
Portfolio manager R.J. Gallo separates speculation from reality when it comes to how tax reform may affect municipal bonds.
Video: Key issues for municipal bonds in 2017 
Feb. 22, 2017 :: R.J. Gallo
Senior Portfolio Manager R.J. Gallo discusses factors likely to affect municipal bond performance in 2017 and why sector allocation may be important.
Video: Strong dollar a headwind for dividend growth 
Feb. 1, 2017 :: Daniel Peris
Senior Portfolio Manager Daniel Peris explains how rising interest rates and currency changes may affect dividend investors.
Video: Trade finance remains attractive despite headline risk 
Feb. 1, 2017 :: Christopher McGinley
Portfolio manager Christopher McGinley discusses the outlook for trade finance in a rising-rate environment and in current market conditions.
Video: Dividend-friendly corners of the market remain stable 
Jan. 31, 2017 :: Daniel Peris
Senior Portfolio Manager Daniel Peris discusses where in the markets to look for dividends in 2017.