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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.

weekly-bulletin.pngMay 22, 2017 - Market volatility increased last week due to political headlines and concern that President Trump’s fiscal policy reforms will be stalled. The health of the economy and earnings matter more than Trump’s political woes, and we remain optimistic on the economic and profit outlook. After a weak start to the year, activity has rebounded in the second quarter as evidenced by the pickup in industrial production and retail sales. The first quarter earnings season was a strong one and we expect continued healthy profit growth for the remainder of the year. As long as corporate earnings are rising, investors will largely overlook the drama in Washington.

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