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With the Fed’s unprecedented monetary intervention in response to the pandemic, equity markets in April enjoyed one of their best months in decades. Our model research indicates a mixed outlook for both U.S. and Emerging Market equities while German equities are no longer attractive after their recent sharp rise. In fixed income, the model continues to favor a blend of intermediate-term and shorter-term U.S. Treasuries. Gold has an even more favorable outlook while Commodities remain mixed in the short-term as forecasts for global growth remain uncertain.