This time of year is often spent reflecting on the events that shaped the prior year, and looking forward to the year ahead. Here we’ll take a quick look back at 2016 and outline our thoughts on what we may see in 2017.
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December is here and for many families this is a time to think about planned giving. There are many options when deciding how to contribute. Exploring different methods may allow donors to try to maximize their giving benefiting both donor and charity.
It’s a myth!
According to WebMD, the amino acid L-Tryptophan is not responsible for Americans’ post-Thanksgiving food coma. The real culprit is overeating. So, last week’s post-feast sleepiness can be blamed on big appetites.
Investors also indulged their appetite for risk last week. Barron’s reported:
This year investors have had to face a number of curve balls. Brexit, Federal Reserve rate hikes, the US election, and a slowing global economy have grabbed headlines throughout the year. Despite that noise (and legitimate concerns) it's important to remember a couple of variables that can often move stocks higher (or lower): earnings, and earnings expectations.