Thornburg Co-Head of Investments Ben Kirby talked to Yahoo Finance TV about the economic bifurcation between Wall Street and Main Street; China and other geopolitical risks; and stocks that could be interesting short- and long-term investments.
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Thornburg Investment Management announced that Ben Kirby and Jeff Klingelhofer each have been appointed to the newlycreated position of head of investments.
Portfolio Manager and Managing Director Ben Kirby was featured in Barron’s. Reflecting on attractive parts of the market in relation to Thornburg Investment Income Builder Fund, as the 10-year U.S. Treasury note and the S&P 500 yield similar rates, 2.17% and 2% respectively.
Ben Kirby appeared on CNBC and reminded investors that despite a steady flow of ‘earnings beat’ headlines, fewer companies are following this trend, and earnings expectations have generally fallen. Why? Trade talks have been a “goat rodeo,” causing uncertainty and investment to slow.
Morningstar’s analysis of Thornburg Investment Income Builder Fund, based on five key pillars: Process, Performance, People, Parent, and Price.