2017 Markets: The Great Unknown
Investment Advisor's Asset Allocation panelists — Gary Shilling, Sam Stovall and more — deliver their outlooks for the markets and economy in 2017.
‘Dude, Where’s My Drone?’ and Other Potential Threats to Trump Rally
The Trump rally in equities has been fueled by investors who want to believe, but in 2017 they may need to curb their enthusiasm. Then there are events in the South China Sea to watch.
Has the 2016 Stock Market Rally Stolen Next Year's Expected Gains?
Strategists say the rally in stocks since the presidential election has discounted much of the support it might get from a Trump presidency.
Investors Beware: Tax ‘Volatility,’ Regulatory Upheaval on Horizon
Friedman and Valliere look at changes in retirement, tax, entitlement and investing policies coming in 2017.
More Americans Resolve to Seek Financial Advice in 2017: Allianz
Allianz Life’s annual New Year’s Resolution Survey found that consumers’ positive financial outlook is prompting them to get their finances in order.
Morgan Stanley: Don’t Believe Market Hype Over Trump and Le Pen
The firm's cross-asset strategist Andrew Sheets says European and Japanese stocks will outperform American equities in 2017.
4 Global Economic Risks to Watch in 2017
Investors should have less confidence in almost every economic and market scenario going into 2017, according to Natixis' David Lafferty.
Climate Change Is Real: The Investing Implications
We can avoid arguing about the causes of climate change and simply put our money to work in companies that deal with the consequences.
El-Erian Says Sustaining Trump Rally Depends on Germany, China
"It’s not just about implementing policies at home," he says, adding that today's valuations suggest no policy mistakes or accidents.
Expect Surge in Emerging Markets, but Beware Trump Trade Risks
Emerging markets' accelerated growth is expected to pick up steam in 2017.