Compass Financial Advisors

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Investment Management

Objective: Manager searches are conducted across all the major asset classes both domestically and internationally, as well as across all market cap segments and styles. The screening process has been engineered to identify investment managers that perform at consistently high levels. Performance and risk management drive the due diligence process by which other variables are utilized to screen the universe.

Process: Certain search characteristics have been identified as Key Variables and managers are assessed based on their comparative status to other members in their universe as well as benchmark evaluation. Several time horizons are examined to ensure consistency and to evaluate manager skill in different market environments.

Outcome: Individual managers in all the major asset classes are selected because of their ability to consistently outperform their peer groups and the benchmarks they are compared against. Regardless of asset class, investment managers must articulate a sound investment process and an ability to pick good stocks over time.


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 Stocks fell for the week as investors grappled with higher bond yields, political risks around the globe, trade tensions and higher energy prices. The real estate and utilities sectors, which tend to be bond proxies due to their high dividend yields, lost over 2% for the week. By contrast, the materials and energy sectors posted the biggest gains as investors are starting to price in higher inflation expectations. In economic news, retail sales rose 0.3% in April, in-line with forecasts, as higher paychecks from tax-cuts offset rising fuel costs. In stock news, both Walmart Inc.

 Treasury prices dropped moderately over the course of the week on strong economic data and speculation that both the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank may raise interest rates more quickly than previously expected. On Tuesday, April Advance Retail Sales were solid while March sales figures were revised to 0.8%, and May Empire Manufacturing was higher than expected, causing a risk-on environment which led to a significant drop in Treasury prices. It was also reported on Tuesday that the U.S.

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Securities offered through Harbour Investments, Inc.,
member FINRA/SIPC.

Investment Advisory Services offered through
Compass Financial Advisors, LLC,
a registered Advisor. 
Compass Financial Advisors, LLC &
Harbour Investments, Inc.
are separate entities.

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