The Advantages of Closed-End Funds Adams Funds participated in the Closed End Fund Association’s Advisor Summit in September 2017. Click to watch Laurie Hooper, General Counsel of Adams Funds, discuss the advantages of closed-end funds for investors.
The FANG Rally in Perspective This year, technology stocks have been the primary driver of returns for the S&P 500 Index. The outperformance of the FANG stocks, in particular, has led many to question if these stocks have run too far, too fast. Read More
The Effects of Rising Interest Rates The Federal Reserve has indicated that the period of extremely low interest rates, which began with the financial crisis in 2008, was nearing an end and that it would begin to gradually raise rates. Read More
Taking the Temperature of the Consumer An interview with David R. Schiminger, Senior Equity Analyst Retail has always been a seasonal business and most consumer companies live and die based on their performance during the holiday shopping season. Last year, as Cyber Monday overtook Black Friday as the preferred holiday shopping date and venue, a number of themes have emerged that reflect the ongoing evolution of today’s consumer. Our interview with Consumer analyst, Dave Schiminger, provides insight about the significant shift in the way people spend money. Read More
The Next President of the United States – Donald J. Trump After a long and contentious election cycle, Donald Trump claimed victory Tuesday night, marking the return of the Republican Party to the highest political office. President-Elect Trump ran a campaign that emphasized his “outsider” status, stressing the fact that he was not a traditional candidate. Read More