Leverage plays a key role in driving performance across the mid-cap growth universe

The extended period of low interest rates often meant companies could gain an advantage by refinancing balance-sheet debt at low cost. As a result, leverage became an important variable in driving the performance of stocks across the mid-cap growth universe.

Q2 Outlook: Turbulence, trade fears in focus as we look ahead

The Ivy Investments team discusses whether market turbulence and trade tensions could stunt the economic cycle.

Will tariffs stall stocks and economy?

The imposition of tariffs on steel and aluminum imports has added additional variable for investors to consider at a time of increasing market volatility. What's the potential impact on the U.S. economy and markets?