LPL Research Midyear Outlook 2019 l LPL Market Signals Podcast
LPL’s strategists discuss their investment insights and market guidance for the rest of 2019 as published in the new Midyear Outlook 2019: FUNDAMENTAL.
Midyear Outlook 2019 Now Available
The digital-friendly, printer-friendly LPL Research Midyear Outlook 2019 launched June 24 and is available for download. This semi-annual report contains continues the “fundamentals” theme from December’s Outlook 2019, a theme that is still relevant and resonating at the halfway mark of 2019.
Focus on Fundamentals
LPL Financial Research believes that even as investors face prospects for periodic bouts of volatility, emphasizing fundamentals will remain critical for making effective investment decisions. LPL Financial Research’s Midyear Outlook 2019 provides updated views of current fundamentals and factors that should persist as shorter-term concerns—such as trade tensions and tariffs—fade, and emphasizes four primary pillars for fundamental investing – policy, the economy, fixed income, and equities. As headlines change, investors are encouraged to look to these pillars and LPL Financial Research’s Midyear Outlook 2019 to help provide perspective on what really matters in the markets.
“Although the environment has become more challenging, the pillars of fundamental investing still look sound to us. We will continue to monitor the impact of trade developments. For now, the odds of a near-term recession appear to remain low,” said LPL Financial Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Strategist John Lynch. “By focusing on the fundamentals, we believe investors can make the most effective decisions for their diversified long-term portfolios.”
Read more about key themes to watch and our investment forecasts in the full publication.
Tune In Now
Listen to the entire podcast to get the LPL strategists’ views and insights on what you can expect in the markets and economy through the end of 2019. You can subscribe to Market Signals on iTunes, Google Play, or Spotify.
The opinions voiced in this material are for general information only and are not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for any individual security. To determine which investment(s) may be appropriate for you, consult your financial advisor prior to investing. The economic forecasts set forth in this material may not develop as predicted.
All indexes are unmanaged and cannot be invested into directly. Unmanaged index returns do not reflect fees, expenses, or sales charges. Index performance is not indicative of the performance of any investment. All performance referenced is historical and is no guarantee of future results.
Investing involves risks including possible loss of principal. No investment strategy or risk management technique can guarantee return or eliminate risk in all market environments.
This research material has been prepared by LPL Financial LLC.
To the extent you are receiving investment advice from a separately registered independent investment advisor, please note that LPL Financial LLC is not an affiliate of and makes no representation with respect to such entity.
The investment products sold through LPL Financial are not insured deposits and are not FDIC/NCUA insured. These products are not bank/credit union obligations and are not endorsed, recommended or guaranteed by any bank/credit union or any government agency. The value of the investment may fluctuate, the return on the investment is not guaranteed, and loss of principal is possible.
For Public Use — Tracking #: 1-866578