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December 2016 – Monthly Commentary

January 20, 2017  |   Monthly Commentary   |     |   0 Comment

December 2016 The post-election euphoria in the stock market continued in December, lifting indices to just below all-time record highs.  The catalyst for the buying has been investor expectations of a more favorable business environment and, with it, accelerated profit growth.  Bond investors, on the other hand, have been grappling back and forth on President Elect Trump’s impact on the economy and the markets, engaged in a seeming circular logic.  Consensus seems to agree that Trump’s ...