2023 Market Outlook and Opportunities
In this episode, Senior Market Strategist Rick Polsinello, Jr., CIMA® hosts a discussion with Senior Market Strategist Chris Galipeau, and Global Macro Strategist Jason Vaillancourt, CFA.
During the conversation, they touch on many topics, including:
- The Economy: A macro view of the global economy, including our outlook for real GDP, inflation, and key drivers of growth.
- Equities: Expectations for the S&P 500 in 2023, which investment styles and sectors we favor, how economic and earnings estimates drive our forecasts, and our concerns on valuation.
- Fixed income: A forecasts for U.S. Treasury yields, the strength of the U.S. dollar, likely changes in credit spreads, and the outlook for Fed actions and monetary policy.
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