Beyond Bulls & Bears

Thinking Holistically About ESG
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Thinking Holistically About ESG

In this excerpt from our latest “Global Investment Outlook,” Franklin Equity Group Portfolio Manager Serena Perin Vinton discusses how her team thinks about environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing and the opportunities in investment-driven innovations levered to a more sustainable environment.

The Cutting Edge: Not Just for Tech Companies Anymore
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The Cutting Edge: Not Just for Tech Companies Anymore

"The ‘military grade’ cybersecurity technology that we expect will be developed may eventually become the standard for the private sector, which will likely be a boon to sectors such as financials and utilities, which tend to be more vulnerable to cyber attacks than others." - Serena Perin Vinton and Matt Moberg, Franklin Equity Group®

Looking Beyond the Babble over Bubbles
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Looking Beyond the Babble over Bubbles

As we enter the seventh year of a record-breaking US bull market, some investors may be worried that stock valuations are a bit inflated. Their ...

Finding Seeds of Growth

Finding Seeds of Growth