Market Intelligence

Mortgage Rates Mortgage rates tend to follow the path of the 10-Year Treasury bond.  And, over the course of 2017, the 10-Year US Treasury...

Ron Baron, founder of the Baron Funds, recently shared some interesting thoughts on why it’s important to take the long-view when investing, and why...

It seems you can’t pick up a newspaper or turn on the news these days without being bombarded with the next big political...

International Equities: Poised to Climb? By: Oppenheimer Funds “Weaker international currencies such as the euro and pound may provide a boost to companies by increasing...

At Madison, we believe in creating globally diversified portfolios for our clients.  We do this for several reasons, namely to increase the opportunity...

At Madison, our Investment Committee devotes a great deal of energy visiting with and tracking some of the great minds in today’s investment...

The Wit and Wisdom of Warren Buffett: Insights from the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder Letter Buffett on buying companies and stocks when they present...

Insights from Dodge & Cox Income Fund Shareholder Letter - Emphasis by Madison "In our experience, the keys to successfully navigating periods of volatility...

Since 2012, investors whose asset allocations have focused primarily on the US equity markets have been the beneficiaries of robust returns, as US...