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Weekly Bulletin, a publication written by Mark Luschini, Janney’s Chief Investment Strategist, provides insights on the state of our economy as well as our market outlook.

November 20, 2017 - While stocks ended the week slightly lower, we remain encouraged by the economic data that ultimately supports earnings and stock prices. Solid economic releases last week included retail sales, industrial production, housing starts and permits, and small business optimism. On the global front, the OECD composite leading indicators continue to point to solid global economic conditions. Earnings season is finishing with earnings making new all-time highs. U.S. earnings are up 9.3%, while international earnings are up an even better 10.5%. We think earnings will continue to support stocks in 2018, driven by further synchronized global growth.

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