Weekly Commentary

The Era of Low Volatility Ends

Has the era of low volatility finally ended? Yes, says BlackRock Chief Investment Strategist Russ Koesterich as he discusses areas of the market that represent some value now.

BlackRock Investment Institute

India Under New Management

India has gone from a castaway market to investor darling—in the space of one year. What's next? A new BlackRock Investment Institute publication lays out our views on policy, risks and markets.

Market Perspectives

Why Interest Rates Could Stay Low

Investors are anticipating higher interest rates in the months ahead. Russ Koesterich discusses why, although rates will indeed go up modestly, a number of factors will keep them low relative to history for some time to come.

Investment Directions

Decent Growth in the US, Too Little Elsewhere

Given concerns over a slowing global economy and stocks' recent losses, is another global recession on the horizon? In their latest Investment Directions market outlook, Russ Koesterich and his Investment Strategy Group provide their take and detail why they're upgrading high yield bonds.

iThinking - Emerging Markets

Emerging Markets. Invest against the tide.

With low valuations and an improving outlook, we think it may be an attractive time to get back into emerging markets.

Archived Calls

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