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Rebound continues on trade talk optimism, Fedspeak

US: S&P 500 Index +2.54%, Dow +2.43%, Nasdaq +3.45%
Europe: STOXX Europe 600 +1.69%, German DAX +1.11% France CAC 40 +0.93%, U.K. FTSE 100 +1.18%
Asia: Japan Nikkei +4.08%, China Shanghai Composite +1.55%, Korea KOSPI  3.25%
Rates/Commodities: 10-Year Treasury yield +4 basis points to 2.70%, WTI crude oil +10.18%, COMEX gold: +0.34%

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Market Update: Thurs, Jan 10, 2019 | LPL Financial Research

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Resilient earnings expectations in developed international markets. In an environment where U.S. earnings have generally paced the globe, 2019 earnings estimates for the MSCI EAFE Index-mostly Europe with much of the rest in Japan-have actually held up better than those in the U.S. and emerging markets (EM) recently. Continue reading

Market Update: Tues, Jan 8, 2019 | LPL Financial Research

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NEW LPL Market Signals Podcast. Chief Investment Strategist John Lynch and Senior Market Strategist Ryan Detrick are back for a second season of the Market Signals Podcast. In this week’s episode, our strategists discuss why 2019 could see a bear market without a recession. Subscribe to the free Market Signals podcast series on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts!
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