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Why GE may hold significant long-term value

November 2017 | Video

VIDEO: Disappointing earnings, a drastic dividend cut, and other unfavorable news about GE have led analysts to downgrade the company and investors to head for the exits. But it would be a mistake to run from this stock, according to Emory W. (Sandy) Sanders, Jr., CFA, senior portfolio manager of John Hancock Fundamental Large Cap Core Fund. Listen to Sandy explain why.

Global Market Outlook call replay

November 2017 | Conference Call Replay

John Hancock Asset Management’s Co-Head of Global Asset Allocation Robert M. Boyda shares his views on the global economy and the opportunities ahead. Bob and his asset allocation colleagues manage our three suites of target-date funds for retirement investors.

ESG research: the new cornerstone of emerging-market investing

October 2017 | PDF

A deep understanding of ESG issues has become indispensable for investors in emerging markets. Members of Boston Common Asset Management discuss the proliferation of investment opportunities linked to ESG criteria.

Sustainable results: best practices for ESG manager research and oversight

October 2017 | PDF

John Hancock Investments’ Leo M. Zerilli, CIMA, outlines four pillars of ESG manager selection—investment process, team structure, company engagement, and culture. Collectively, these help us gauge an ESG-focused asset manager's proximity to our standards for expertise, longevity, and likely consistency for competitive performance.

Disciplined Value Fund quarterly update

October 2017 | Conference Call Replay

David J. Pyle, CFA, portfolio manager at Boston Partners, shared his latest thoughts on John Hancock Disciplined Value Fund and the broader market environment.

International Growth Fund update

October 2017 | Conference Call Replay

Wellington Management’s Joshua Berger, CFA, shares his thoughts on the market environment and how those views are reflected within John Hancock International Growth Fund.

Market Intelligence Call Replay

October 2017 | Conference Call Replay

Head of Investment Research Emily R. Roland, CIMA, and Market Strategist Matthew D. Miskin, CFA will walk through the findings of our research and discuss what our network of asset managers is saying about the outlook for the global economy and markets.

Global Absolute Return Strategies Fund monthly update

October 2017 | Conference Call Replay

K. Stuart Peskin, CFA, Investment Director at Standard Life Investments, shares his latest thoughts on the market environment and how those views are reflected within John Hancock Global Absolute Return Strategies Fund.

Strategic Income Opportunities Fund monthly update

October 2017 | Conference Call Replay

The management team from John Hancock Asset Management hosts a discussion of the fund’s current strategy, the global fixed-income markets, and the management team’s outlook for the months ahead.

Global Market Outlook

October 2017 | PDF

John Hancock Asset Management's Chief Economist Megan E. Greene and Co-Head of Global Asset Allocation Robert M. Boyda share their views on the global economy and the opportunities ahead. Bob and his asset allocation colleagues manage our three suites of target-date funds for retirement investors.

Market Intelligence | The latest thinking from our asset management network

October 2017 | PDF

Our multimanager approach to investing provides us with a unique advantage: the ability to leverage the very best market insight from our diverse asset management network. Our dedicated in-house research team analyzes and evaluates those views to develop our outlook for a range of asset classes. The result is Market Intelligence, an award-winning review of the investment landscape—and now an interactive app for your iPad.

Is now the time for baby boomers to put retirement assets at risk?

October 2017 | PDF

How will this bull market cycle end? And when? No one knows. Find out why baby boomer plan participants should consider a preservation-oriented target-date fund glide path today.

A new Fed chair? Weighing the options for a change in leadership

September 2017 | Video

VIDEO: Senior Portfolio Manager Howard C. Greene, CFA, takes a closer look at what a possible Janet Yellen retirement could mean for the bond markets.

A nimble approach to today’s bond markets

September 2017 | Video

VIDEO: Senior Portfolio Manager Howard C. Greene, CFA, discusses the philosophy and process behind John Hancock Bond Fund.

Debt or equity? In emerging economies, it’s been a tale of two markets

September 2017 | PDF

When it comes to emerging markets, many investors think of the space as a high-risk, high-return asset class. But there are important differences between debt and equities, and the former need not be reserved for the adventurous of heart. Stone Harbor Investment Partners' James E. Craige, CFA, takes a closer look.

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