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LPL Outlook 2018

OVER THE PAST EIGHT YEARS, extraordinarily accommodative monetary policy has served as the primary catalyst for spurring continued economic growth in the U.S. and around the globe. Although the economic expansion has delivered steady gross domestic...

Fourth Quarter Earnings Season Off To A Good Start

It’s early in the season, but with about 50 companies having reported fourth quarter results, S&P 500 Index earnings are tracking a 12% yearover-year increase [Figure 1]. A solid 79% of the companies have bested earnings estimates, while 87%...

Retire-what?

With a confused glance and furrowed eyebrows my friend leaned in and asked, “Wait, you’re already saving for retirement?”.  For many 20-somethings this thought isn’t uncommon – why save for retirement when we have so many other things...

Global Growth Expected to Continue in 2018

Global economic growth exceeded expectations in 2017, and we expect another strong year in 2018. The Citi Global Economic Surprise Index, which was well above zero for most of the second half of 2017, signaled that global economic data was exceeding...

Global Equity Market Outlook, Favor U.S. & EM

We favor U.S. and emerging market (EM) equities for tactical global allocations. After reviewing our thoughts on the U.S. equity markets in last week’s Weekly Market Commentary, we thought we’d expand our 2018 equity outlook with a focus on...

Will a Strong 2017 Carry Over Into 2018?

We close the book on a solid 2017 for U.S. stocks while tipping our caps to a strong start to 2018. Today’s Weekly Market Commentary will provide a high-level performance recap for 2017 that we hope will be helpful for year-end client conversations...