Get to know our point of view on economic and industry trends with our On Point white papers. On Point represents Federated’s best investment thinking across the equity, fixed income and money markets. Simply click the title of the document you wish to view or download.
|New This Quarter|
|Why Emerging Markets Matter
White paper analysis of the reasons for, and investment opportunities created by, the rise of emerging market economies.
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|Tiptoeing back into equities
White paper analysis about dividend, value and global stocks offering the potential to ease investors that are cautiously returning to stocks.
|2013: Another year of dysfunction - and growth
A 2013 outlook discussing more positive albeit subtrend economic growth, the potential for a double-digit increase in the S&P 500 and interest rates that are expected to continue to dawdle around—though a bit up off of—record lows.
|The Evolving Euro Drama & Investors
White paper analysis of the impact of the European Debt crisis, opportunities and pitfalls from the perspective of one of Federated's international fixed-income managers and international equity strategist.
|Fear + Uncertainty = Opportunity
White paper analysis that illustrates how opportunities abound for investors who have not been scared off by the ups and downs of the equity market.
|Going for Growth
White paper analysis that explores what's behind strong growth opportunities and, more importantly, what it takes to find them.
|Why Talk of a Secular Bull Isn't Just a Bunch of Bull
White paper analysis that investigates the current market environment and compares it to past indicators that historically have signaled a new secular bull market in equities.
|Seeking to Enhance Portfolio Returns with a High-Dividend Equity Strategy
White paper analysis of how an allocation to high-yielding stocks can potentially boost performance and actually lower risk in certain portfolios. It also discusses factors to consider in determining an allocation to high-yielding stocks.