LPL Weekly Market Commentary – March 25, 2019

BALANCED RISK REWARD John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   Risk-reward trade-off in stocks has become less attractive following recent gains. Stocks […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – March 18, 2019

MOVIN ON UP (IN MARKET CAP) John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Large caps may be better positioned than small caps, given […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – March 11, 2019

MODEST PULLBACK OR SOMETHING BIGGER? John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   Following the strong 2019 rally, we ask if stocks are […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – March 4, 2019

THE BULL TURNS 10 John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial   The bull market will celebrate its tenth birthday on March […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – January 28, 2019

IS THE FED ALMOST DONE? John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   The Fed will likely pause interest rate hikes at its […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – January 14, 2019

FOURTH QUARTER EARNINGS PREVIEW: FROM GREAT TO GOOD John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   Fourth quarter earnings reporting begins this week. […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – January 7, 2019

LOWER VALUATIONS OFFER LONG-TERM OPPORTUNITY John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   This week, we look at stock valuations to try to […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – December 31, 2018

THAT SURE FELT LIKE A BEAR   John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial   […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – December 10, 2018

RETEST   John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   We view last week’s market decline as a retest of the October–November lows. […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – December 3, 2018

STRONG WEEK AHEAD OF BIG WEEKEND John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial  Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial It was a great week for the stock market. The […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – November 26, 2018

CORPORATE AMERICA IMPRESSES AGAIN John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Corporate America produced another outstanding earnings season. We expected another quarter of […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – November 12, 2018

MIDTERM TAKEAWAYS   John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   In last week’s midterm election, Republicans held onto the Senate and the […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – November 5, 2018

THE BRIGHT SIDE   John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial   —“It is always darkest just before the day dawneth.”— Thomas […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – October 29, 2018

ANOTHER TOUGH WEEK John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial It was another tough week […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – October 22, 2018

EARNINGS UPDATE: SO FAR SO GOOD John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Earnings season off to a good start. Third quarter earnings […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – October 15, 2018

PERSPECTIVE ON MARKET VOLATILITY John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial After several months of […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – October 1, 2018

BEST QUARTER FOR STOCKS SINCE Q4 2013 John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Investors endured a flurry of trade headlines and emerging […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – September 24, 2018

THE DOW JOINS THE PARTY John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial The Dow joined the S&P 500 in reaching fresh new highs […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – September 10, 2018

IS EM WASHED OUT? John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Are emerging markets (EM) washed out? Last week the MSCI Emerging Markets […]