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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.

April 15, 2019

Encouraged By Signs That China’s Stimulus Is Gaining Traction

Stocks are near all-time highs and we remain encouraged by the incoming data. While U.S. economic readings continue to show a deceleration in growth, this is from a high level and we anticipated slower economic growth this year (after last year’s tax cuts and higher government spending boosted 2018’s growth). International indicators remain weak but there are signs that China’s massive stimulus is gaining traction – as evidenced by last Friday’s credit growth numbers. This should ultimately lead to improving global indicators as we move through 2019. We expect this to support stocks and other risk assets.

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