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Marshall Schield

Marshall Schield is the chief strategist for STIR Research LLC, a publisher of active allocation indexes and asset class/sector research for financial advisors and institutional investors. Mr. Schield has been an active strategist for four decades and his accomplishments have achieved national recognition from a variety of sources, including Barron’s and Lipper Analytical Services.

Is the secular bull market still alive?

Or will it become a fatality of COVID-19? The prognosis remains unclear, but we believe the bull market will return healthy and ready to run. The big risk is that the economy will fail to respond significantly to the massive fiscal and monetary...

Down January, down year? Wrong!

“China is the biggest driver of global growth so this [coronavirus] couldn’t have started in a worse place,” said Alec Young, managing director of global markets research at FTSE Russell, to CNBC at the end of January. “Markets hate uncertainty, and the...

The secular bull market is alive and well

It has been said that this is “the most hated bull market in history.” Many investors and analysts have had suspicions about the rally since day one. And after years of rallying, some are questioning if the secular bull market is over, even though they...