Markets and Economic Update for December

David Lundgren, CFA, December 10, 2018

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Markets and Economic Update for December

 

David Lundgren leads this month’s call, during another volatile period in the market.

  • Paul Teten provides an update on U.S. economic trends, global growth and how that may impact the U.S.
  • Richard Chauvin talks about the G20 Summit and where relations with China stand regarding tariffs and trade.
  • We have seen a 30% drop in the price of oil over the past two months. Austin Zaunbrecher discusses this decline and shares his thoughts about the outlook for this commodity. 
  • Jeff Tanguis talks about interest rates, the yield-curve, the Fed, and what we can expect to see in the last month of 2018.
  • It was a difficult October, but most major market indices made small gains in November. Greg Hodlewsky gives us details on the recent market volatility and what could happen in December.

 

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