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LPL Market Outlook 2017

Stock markets, bond markets, the economy, policy — some years they push and pull on each other lightly as markets follow their own path; in others, one influence, such as monetary policy, dominates. But sometimes, often following a period of change...

Michael W. Boone, CFP®, CFA

Michael is the founder of Boone Wealth Advisors, LLC. and is a nationally recognized expert in personal finances and wealth management and an innovative entrepreneur and executive. A lover of God, people and quintessential “Renaissance Man”, he...

Holiday Shopping Preview

This week we preview the holiday shopping season. Although the market’s attention has been squarely on the election for the past several months, we should not forget how important this time of year is for the U.S. economy — consumer spending...

What a Week

This week we reflect on Donald Trump’s surprising victory and the stock market reaction. With Election Day behind us and the benefit of several days to digest the news, we reflect back on what was quite a week for the stock market. Here we offer...

Earnings Update: End of a Long Drought

Third quarter earnings results mark the end of a long earnings drought. It was not quite as long as the Cubs’ World Series drought (107 years), but we — like Cubs fans — are glad it’s over. Like the Cubs, corporate America has ended its...

Halloween Special: What might scare markets

It’s Halloween, so what else could we do but write about what might scare the markets? We know from the financial media, measures of investor sentiment, and mutual fund outflows from equities and into bonds that investor nervousness is widespread....