Market Research

Our Market Research helps investors analyze and evaluate important investment concepts. We offer practical tools to guide investment professionals through the seemingly endless amount of information available in the marketplace. 

Economic Outlook and Investment Policy

Our quarterly Economic Outlook and Investment Policy is designed to summarize MainStreet Advisors' c…

Financial Market Update

This weekly publication offers an insightful snapshot and review of the past week’s economic and i…

Market Analysis

Published semi-annually, the Market Analysis offers a recap of the prior six-month's market activity…

Market Review

Published monthly, our Market Review provides an overview of recent market activity across various a…

Alternative Investments

Alternative Investments may provide opportunities for investors to hedge against inflation and/or a…

Dissecting the Financial Crisis

The extreme market volatility that investors have experienced recently has led many to reassess thei…

Exchange Traded Funds

An ETF combines the valuation feature of a mutual fund or unit investment trust, which can be purcha…

Managing Fixed Income

Many investors find it challenging to understand the risks associated with fixed income investing. O…

The Lost Decade

On the heels of one of the worst downturns since The Great Depression, investors remain wary of the…

Alternative Investments Charts

Our selection of Alternative Investment charts includes information relating to non-traditional inve…

Asset Allocation Charts

Our Asset Allocation charts are sorted by characteristics relating to investment strategy. Asset Al…

Asset Class Charts

Our Asset Class charts are sorted based on the three main asset classes: equities (stocks), fixed-in…

Economic Indicators Charts

Our selection of Economic Indicator charts include information relating to key economic trends such…

Equity Charts

Our Equity charts are sorted based on data relating to both domestic and international equities and…

Fixed Income Charts

Our Fixed Income charts include information based on yield comparisons, sector analysis, performance…

Housing Charts

Our Housing charts are sorted based on information relating to interest rates, housing starts, inven…

Industrial Charts

Our selection of Industrial charts include information on Manufacturing and Non-Manufacturing activi…

Monetary Charts

Our Monetary charts include information based on key trends such as currency rates, debt ratios and…