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Insights

May 25, 2022

Why Faith-Based Money Management

Your values and faith influence the way you live your life, shouldn't they influence the way you invest?
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April 20, 2022

 10 Predictions for 2022 – Q1 2022 Update 

Our view is that the equity market is in a tug of war between a good earnings tailwind and a modest valuation headwind
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March 28, 2022

Values with VALUES

Crossmark's Values-Based Screening Methodology
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March 3, 2022

Accepting Average – The likelihood of mediocre future returns

Over the last 10+ years, U.S. equity outperformance has been caused by increased profit margins, the accretive impact of share buybacks
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January 11, 2022

10 Predictions for 2022

Tug of war between earnings tailwinds and valuation headwinds
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December 15, 2021

The Tall Tale of the Trade-Off

Values-based investing popularity is on the rise among today's investors. But the myth of a performance trade-off seems to still linger in clients' minds. So, is there any truth to that myth?
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September 16, 2021

Inflation – Yes or No?

The inflation outlook has become a hotly debated topic in recent months. So far, this has had only a minor impact on financial asset pricing, but bond yields may be a coiled spring at risk of
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August 24, 2021

Going Global – Why Invest Internationally?

Home country bias is defined as the tendency of investors to invest in companies from their own country over companies from other countries or regions. This bias may be the result of investor familiarity
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August 17, 2021

Municipal Airport Bonds: 2Q 2021 Sector Update

Summary - During the pandemic, Crossmark Global Investments held municipal airport bonds for two fundamental reasons. First, these airports had sufficient cash on hand, and second, the expectation of air travel
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August 3, 2021

Dividends – A Reliable Source of Return in Uncertain Markets

Investors seeking income have commonly utilized dividend-paying stocks to achieve their goal. With the ongoing low interest-rate environment supported by the Federal Reserve (Fed) likely to persist
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