March 2023 Market Update & Economic Outlook

In the March 2023 edition of the Market Update and Economic Outlook, Martin Wildy, CFA, and Ryan Ohlson, MBA, discuss whether the economy could avoid a recession as the Fed continues to increase its benchmark interest rate. They discuss the recent manufacturing and service purchasing managers index reports (PMI) and share their key takeaway from the myriad of factors affecting energy. Martin presents an in-depth look at market direction and the importance of diversification as we experience greater dispersion among different asset classes as well as a few comments on the bond market. Martin and Ryan wrap up by providing commentary on share buybacks.