Once March Madness was behind us, investors’ attention shifted to corporate earnings and fiscal policy. Throughout the month, advisors’ partnered with LPL Research to provide clients with timely and unique perspectives. Here are some of our “top advisor tweets” from April 2017:
When the Nasdaq Composite Index hit 6,000 on April 25, Kevin Garrett of Integrated Financial Group in Atlanta, GA helped his clients put the index’s milestone into perspective by sharing the LPL Research blog:
Christi Staib of Silver Sail Wealth Advisors in Dallas, TX, stayed ahead of clients’ potential concerns about a government shutdown’s impact on the markets by sharing a video in which she highlighted a key chart from LPL Research’s House of Charts website:
As earnings season ramped up, firms such as SEAGATE Wealth Management kept their clients on top of the developments with charts from LPL Research, such as the one from a recent Weekly Market Commentary that showed which sectors were driving improvements in corporate earnings:
Others, like Northwest Financial Advisors of Hernandon, VA, shared LPL Research’s Earnings Season Dashboard, which provides a weekly status update on the corporate earnings environment:
Turning to policy and its impact on the markets, John Forcier of Leesburg, VA took stock of the Trump Rally ahead of President Trump’s first 100 days, highlighting the LPL Research blog:
With plenty of content at his fingertips, Jeff Sandene of Sandene Strategies, LLC in Addison, TX chose to share insights from an LPL Research Weekly Market Commentary that focused on a potential spike in market volatility amid U.S. economic policy uncertainty:
When Jeff Kendall shared Karp Financial Strategies’ latest Permission Granted Journal, he featured insights on sentiment and corporate tax reform from LPL Research’s Weekly Market and Economic Commentaries.
Anthony Calabrese of Beacon Wealth Management in Parsippany, NJ spurred client conversations about the historically bullish market trends in April after sharing a related LPL Research blog:
Reflecting on the first quarter of 2017, Ballast Financial, LLC of Mt. Laurel, NJ shared a chart from LPL Research’s House of Charts that analyzed what gains in the first quarter could mean for the rest of the year:
With April fading in the rearview mirror, Quartz Financial of Austin, TX looked ahead to next month by sharing insights regarding the popular “sell in May and go away” trading axiom from the LPL Research blog:
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