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Eric Lynch Discusses What Higher Interest Rates for Longer Means for Markets

February 6, 2024

Wondering what higher interest rates mean for your investments? Eric Lynch shared his thoughts on the interest rate environment ahead of the next Fed FOMC meeting in March. He spoke with Elena Casas of Reuters’ Market Insight stating that he feels there is market opportunity for value stocks despite Fed officials talking down the chances of an early rate cut due to strong economic data. The good news is that earnings quality, earnings growth, and investment in value stocks may be paramount to drive individual investment returns in 2024.

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2023 Recap and 2024 Investment Themes

January 31, 2024

We lost a great one late last year. Charlie Munger, a man who started out as a lawyer but ended up with a reputation more like a guru, passed in November five weeks before his 100th birthday. Charlie was known for his valuable insights and quick wit. To honor his amazing life, please read our special report. This issue also covers how stocks recovered strongly despite poor investor sentiment, a spotlight on Disney stock and despite its current troubles we believe there is an opportunity for patient investors as well as a discussion on how 2024 IRS and Secure Act 2.0 changes may affect you in the new year.

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Reuters Market Insight Interview: Recession Risks Are Heightened

January 29, 2024

Brian Krawez, President of Scharf Investments joins Reuter’s Market Insight with Oliver Regan to discuss mega-cap earnings and investor sentiment as we await the Fed’s interest rate decision, which could result in multiple rate cuts this year. “We think that we will likely have rate cuts and a recession is more likely than people think. While we have seen some disappointing mega cap earnings recently, we think it depends on the companies. In tech in general, there is optimism.”

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Webinar Replay: 2023 Recap and 2024 Investment Themes

January 24, 2024

For those that were unable to join us, here is the replay of our recent recap on 2023 market activity, as well as thoughts on the current market environment and portfolio positioning for 2024.

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Brian Krawez President of Scharf Investments on CNBC’s Street Signs

January 23, 2024

Brian Krawez, President of Scharf Investments, joins CNBC’s Street Signs to discuss his read on what's happening with China. “China is experiencing a lot of routs in the stock market, and it does appear that there are some underlying problems, not only in the real estate market but in the economy generally. You throw in the political problems and the hit to investor sentiment that's been occurring over the last year, and it doesn't seem like we're quite out of the woods yet.”

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Scharf Quality Value Strategy Q4’23

December 31, 2023

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