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The Week Ahead – Controlled Risk

By | 1/20/20 8:00 AM Brett Dulyea, CFA, CAIA
| 1/20/20 8:00 AM

Welcome to “The Week Ahead” where we take a moment to provide our thoughts on what we can expect in markets and the economy during the upcoming week.

During Winter Break, I brought my family up to Big Bear for our first family ski vacation. I had not skied in seventeen years (back when the Dow was 8,850 versus 29,000+ today). Despite being a fairly competent skier back then, I’m not afraid to admit I was a bit nervous that I had forgotten..

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Terra Incognita

As we turn the page on the calendar and embark on a new year, the outlook for the investment markets seems abundantly clear. The economic expansion, while on shaky ground at various points in time last year, now appears to be solidly on track. Growth is stabilizing, and we’re seeing a firming in the previously weak manufacturing sector. Fears of recession have dissipated. Virtually everyone is bullish on U.S. stocks. However, no one expects a..

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Investments & Economy The Week Ahead Grow

The Week Ahead – Control the Controllables

Welcome to “The Week Ahead” where we take a moment to provide our thoughts on what we can expect in markets and the economy during the upcoming week.

Each time the calendar turns, it is traditional for market economists to release detailed macro forecasts for the year ahead. Target macro forecasts (insert rolling eyes emoticon here) on levels for the S&P500 and the U.S. 10-Year Treasury yield to us seem flagrantly presumptive given economic..

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