LPL Weekly Market Commentary – June 4, 2018

EUROPE COMING UP SHORT John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Post Italy “crisis,” are European stocks attractive? With last week’s news that Italy […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – May 29, 2018

IS SMALL CAP STRENGTH SUSTAINABLE? John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial Small caps are having a strong year, with the Russell 2000 […]

LPL Weekly Market Commentary – May 21, 2018

FIVE KEYS TO EMERGING MARKET OUTLOOK John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   We continue to prefer emerging market (EM) equities in tactical asset […]

Weekly Market Commentary – May 14, 2018

IMPRESSIVE EARNINGS SEASON John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial First quarter earnings season was excellent by almost any measure. The numbers were strong […]

Weekly Market Commentary – May 7, 2018

DON’T SELL IN MAY John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial “Sell in May and go away” is probably the most widely cited […]

Weekly Market Commentary – April 30, 2018

Valuation Check-In John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Time to check in on stock valuations. After providing our assessment of stock market […]

Weekly Market Commentary – April 23, 2018

MYTH BUSTING John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial There are several market myths related to certain market indicators which have the tendency […]

Weekly Market Commentary – April 16, 2018

DID STOCKS BOTTOM? John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial The February 2018 market correction caught many investors off guard, but the […]

Weekly Market Commentary – April 9, 2018

FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS PREVIEW WHAT TO WATCH John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial First quarter earnings season, which kicks off April 12–13, sets […]

Weekly Market Commentary – April 2, 2018

TIME FOR APRIL SHOWERS? John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial After such a calm 2017, it was reasonable to expect higher […]

Weekly Market Commentary – March 26, 2018

THE STOCK MARKET’S FINAL FOUR FACTORS John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial The NCAA Men’s Tournament Final Four is set. Kansas, Loyola, Michigan, […]

Weekly Market Commentary – March 19, 2018

WILL THIS SIXTEEN BE SWEET? John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial The “Sweet 16” is set. In the spirit of March Madness and […]

Weekly Market Commentary – March 12, 2018

FIVE FORECASTERS: FEW WARNING SIGNS   John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   Our favorite leading indicators are signaling that further economic […]

Weekly Market Commentary – March 5, 2018

THE BULL IS 9, CAN IT MAKE 10? John Lynch, Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial The bull market will celebrate its ninth birthday […]

Weekly Market Commentary – February 26, 2018

RAISING 2018 EARNINGS FORECASTS John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial Fourth quarter earnings season has been outstanding. As good as it has […]

Weekly Market Commentary – February 20, 2018

OUT OF THE WOODS? John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial   Are we out of the woods yet? After the fastest correction […]

Weekly Market Commentary – February 12, 2018

Correction Perspectives John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial   After an extraordinary two-year period of market calm, the major U.S. equity markets slipped into correction territory last week. A perfect […]

Weekly Market Commentary – February 5, 2018

GDP, PCE, AND JOBS   John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Shawn Doty Senior Analyst, LPL Financial   U.S. stocks and bonds were hit by inflation concerns over the […]

Weekly Market Commentary – January 29, 2018

RECORDS, RISK, AND RETURNS John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Ryan Detrick, CMT Senior Market Strategist, LPL Financial The equity market action over the past year is truly historic […]

Weekly Market Commentary – January 22, 2018

FOURTH QUARTER EARNINGS SEASON OFF TO A GOOD START John Lynch Chief Investment Strategist, LPL Financial Jeffrey Buchbinder, CFA Equity Strategist, LPL Financial It’s early in the season, but with […]