BCM 4Q 18 Market Commentary

January 17, 2019 | COMMENTARY

Sources and Disclosures:

¹² Bloomberg, Beaumont Capital Management 

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As with all investments, there are associated inherent risks including loss of principal. Stock markets, especially foreign markets, are volatile and can decline significantly in response to adverse issuer, political, regulatory, market, or economic developments. Sector investments concentrate in a particular industry, and the investments’ performance could depend heavily on the performance of that industry
and be more volatile than the performance of less concentrated investment options and the market as a whole. Securities of companies
with smaller market capitalizations tend to be more volatile and less liquid than larger company stocks. Foreign markets, particularly
emerging markets, can be more volatile than U.S. markets due to increased political, regulatory, social or economic uncertainties. Fixed
Income investments have exposure to credit, interest rate, market, and inflation risk. Diversification does not ensure a profit or guarantee against a loss.

The Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500® Index is an unmanaged index that tracks the performance of 500 widely held, large-capitalization
U.S. stocks. The Bloomberg Barclay’s U.S. Aggregate Bond Index, which used to be called the “Lehman Aggregate Bond Index,” is a
broad base index and is often used to represent investment grade bonds being traded in United States. The Morgan Stanley Capital
International All Country World Index Ex-U.S. (MSCI ACWI Ex-U.S.) is a market-capitalization-weighted index maintained by Morgan
Stanley Capital International (MSCI). It is designed to provide a broad measure of stock performance throughout the world, with the
exception of U.S.-based companies. The MSCI All Country World Index Ex-U.S. includes both developed and emerging markets.
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protected, guaranteed or insured.

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