Update on Growth and Value Stocks
The LPL Research Corporate Beige Book Barometer — our measure of corporate sentiment that reflects an analysis of earnings conference call transcripts — shows that companies remained generally upbeat during the second quarter earnings season.
Overseas earnings were even better than expected during the first quarter (Q1) of 2017.
MLPs can provide investors with exposure to a niche, yet vital, aspect of the energy production chain.
“Sell in May and go away” is probably the most widely cited cliché in stock market history. This week, we tackle this widely cited seasonal pattern, but focus on some reasons it might not work this year.