Broker Check

Each week the LPL Financial Research team assembles thoughtful insight on market news.

RESILIENT CONSUMERS HAVE NOT SAVED RETAIL STOCKS

December 5, 2022 | LPL Research

Economic and corporate data support the initial strong reads on holiday retail sales despite the macro headwinds, reinforcing the idea that today’s consumer is in a better position than usual at this point in the business cycle...

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PLAYBOOK FOR A FED PIVOT

November 21, 2022 | LPL Research

Recent inflation data has tempered expectations for future Federal Reserve tightening, including a potential peak in the terminal rate near 5.0% in May or June of 2023. While the market has welcomed...

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INFLATION AND RISING RATES SUPPORTS VALUE

November 14, 2022 | LPL Research

The growth vs. value debate has been pretty one-sided in 2022, with value outperforming growth for a sustained period for the first time in almost 15 years. However, the debate is heating up as investors begin to consider...

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HOW MIDTERM ELECTIONS MAY MOVE MARKETS

November 7, 2022 | LPL Research

Tuesday, November 8 is Election Day, although early voting has been taking place in some states since late September. Every member of the House is up for reelection, and 34 of the 100 members of the Senate are up for reelection.

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