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A Time to Own Bonds and A Time Not To

Market State 6 (Transitional)- The S&P 500 index remains in Market State 6.  Other indexes, such as the Nasdaq and Dow are also in Market State 6.  The EAFE (Europe, Australia, Asia and Far East) is currently also in Market State 6, but unlike US equities, is trading at the lower end of its range.  The Emerging Markets are in Market State 12. 

Canterbury defines Market States as being Bullish, Bearish, or Transitional.  Bullish markets are characterized by low risk; bear markets have high risk and rising volatility.  Transitional Market States can either have rising or falling volatility (depending on where they are coming from). The current transitional environment was caused by a spike in volatility.

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