For Financial Professionals in the US

Damien Comeaux, CIMA®

Senior Portfolio Strategist

Damien Comeaux is a Senior Portfolio Strategist at Janus Henderson Investors. He is a member of the Portfolio Construction and Strategy Team focused on delivering actionable investment strategy and thought leadership to help clients with all aspects of the investment management process. Prior to his current role, Damien was a product manager for Janus’ mathematically based managed volatility funds and hedged equity ETF strategies. He also served as senior product analyst, conducting competitive analysis, platform research and technical product support.

Damien received his bachelor of science degree in marketing from San Diego State University and his MBA from the University of Denver, Daniels College of Business. He has 15 years of financial industry experience.

Articles Written

Plan Talk: Analyzing risks and opportunities in today’s plan menu lineups
Timely & Topical

Plan Talk: Analyzing risks and opportunities in today’s plan menu lineups

A discussion on how the Portfolio Construction and Strategy team analyzes plan menu lineups to help ensure they provide adequate diversification.

Shock therapy: Portfolio solutions for this year’s market turmoil
Features & Outlooks

Shock therapy: Portfolio solutions for this year’s market turmoil

The Portfolio Construction and Strategy Team offers therapy for recent market shocks by offering long-term perspective and potential solutions.

Quality is a virtue

Quality is a virtue

In a unique recovery environment, sector and style decisions should not be based on a traditional recovery playbook.

Keep it real (return) with high dividends

Keep it real (return) with high dividends

Ex-U.S. equities may offer diversification benefits and higher dividends, but active management is warranted to avoid value traps.

Core fixed income: MBS as a home base

Core fixed income: MBS as a home base

Where we see opportunities in mortgage-backed securities, and how active management can help increase yield and mitigate risk.

Multi-sector to manage myriad risks

Multi-sector to manage myriad risks

The flexibility and diversification of multi-sector bond strategies can help fixed income investors manage risk as market volatility evolves.

Manage market vertigo with balanced strategies

Manage market vertigo with balanced strategies

A successful allocation to a balanced fund may help encourage investors to stay the course and avoid the temptation of market timing.

Shining a Light on Possible Unintended Risks When Allocating Sustainably
Timely & Topical

Shining a Light on Possible Unintended Risks When Allocating Sustainably

Exploring some of the unintended risks that can arise when sustainability drives asset allocation rather than being an implementation decision.

CLOs: A Novel Addition to the Rising Rate Tool Kit
Timely & Topical

CLOs: A Novel Addition to the Rising Rate Tool Kit

Financial professionals looking to position client portfolios for rising rates may want to consider shifting a portion of their core bond allocations to CLOs.

International Equity: Don’t Narrow Your Range
Timely & Topical

International Equity: Don’t Narrow Your Range

Why U.S. investors may want to consider broadening their overseas exposure.

Mid Caps: A New Center of Gravity in U.S. Equity Portfolios
Timely & Topical

Mid Caps: A New Center of Gravity in U.S. Equity Portfolios

We believe there is an opportunity to move down in cap size and create a new, lower center of gravity in U.S. equity portfolios.