Insights

October 28, 2020
With the economy slowing in September, the battle for a quick rebound may be far from over.
October 1, 2020
Insights into how five COVID-19-impacted sectors are performing—and what the future may hold.
September 21, 2020
How the Pacific Funds Portfolio Optimization Funds offer long-term turnkey investment strategies.
September 17, 2020
Perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
September 11, 2020
Another market high, with expectations for a “V”accine-shaped recovery.
August 18, 2020
Latest insights on the disruptive effects of the pandemic and what those mean for credit.
August 10, 2020
Why there’s still value in a value allocation.
July 30, 2020
Perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
July 24, 2020
In recent months, investment-grade debt has experienced a ferocious rally. What’s next?
July 16, 2020
First quarter 2020 saw the U.S. economy in a tailspin; second quarter pulled out of it … but now is the recovery stalling?
June 18, 2020
Pacific Asset Management's Dominic Nolan gives his views on the market.
June 11, 2020
Perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
June 10, 2020
In today's market, we believe bank loans provide an attractive opportunity.
June 2, 2020
Income-focused stocks can complement portfolios during market downturns.
May 28, 2020
The case for short-term corporate bonds.
May 21, 2020
For investors searching for yield in volatile markets, corporate credit may be the answer.
April 1, 2020
Liquid alternatives have not bested bonds on most key measures.
March 30, 2020
Fed backstop rescues market … for now
March 17, 2020
Solve the health crisis, solve the economic crisis.
March 16, 2020
At its core, this is a health crisis feeding an economic crisis and leading to a developing liquidity crisis.
March 13, 2020
Amid panic, liquidity concerns have now taken hold.
March 12, 2020
Credit is weak, but it doesn't mean the companies we lend to are.
March 11, 2020
A balanced portfolio can help smooth the path to your financial goals and avoid market-timing detours.
March 9, 2020
In volatile times, remember your time horizon, follow facts not feelings, and reposition gradually.
January 31, 2020
There may be a favorable relative-value advantage for floating rate loans over high-yield bonds in the near term.
January 31, 2020
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
January 16, 2020
Twelve charts illustrating the themes and market environment in 2019.
December 13, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
December 12, 2019
Using small-cap value stocks is currently the least expensive asset class within U.S. equities, have historically outperformed small-cap growth stocks, and may provide diversification benefits to an investor’s portfolio.
June 8, 2018
Pacific FundsSM portfolio managers discuss how they were able to “stay the course” during the market volatility in early 2018.
November 7, 2018
Pacific FundsSM Strategic Income Portfolio Manager Brian Robertson discusses the flexibility of Pacific Funds Strategic Income and what sets the investment process apart from peers.
November 9, 2018
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
November 15, 2018
Recent market volatility can be attributed to several factors but we believe the economic prospects remain positive.
November 20, 2018
Pacific Funds Portfolio Managers JP Leasure and Michael Marzouk discuss the loan market, outlook, and portfolio strategy until the end of 2018.
December 21, 2018
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
March 21, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
April 18, 2019
Expectations now call for zero rate hikes in 2019, with a greater chance of a rate cut than a hike per market projections.
May 2, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
June 14, 2019
Portfolio Managers David Weismiller and Ying Qiu share insights into what’s happening in the BBB space and the impact to investors.
June 21, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
August 1, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
August 22, 2019
Tina Jones from Rothschild & Co Asset Management US Inc., the subadvisor for the Pacific Funds U.S. equity funds, gives her views on the impact of tariffs on domestic small-cap stocks and what the future may hold.
September 20, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
October 31, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.
October 31, 2019
Divergence in today’s high yield market can be challenging, but also provides opportunity.
November 26, 2019
Over the past 40 years, small- to mid-cap (SMID-cap) stocks have outperformed small- and large-cap equities in both bull and bear markets.
February 7, 2019
The portfolio managers of Pacific FundsSM Fixed-Income Funds share their perspectives on the most recent Federal Open Market Committee meeting.