Outlook 2018 Video

March 12, 2018

LPL Research

In 2018, the forces that have historically driven economic and market growth may bring new opportunities for investors.


The return of the business cycle signals a return to traditional business cycle drivers. Instead of accommodative monetary policy and central bank intervention, expect fiscal policy and improving business fundamentals to spur further economic and market growth in 2018.

As markets respond to the shift from monetary to fiscal support and greater incentives for entrepreneurial risk-taking, investors may be rewarded for their ability to focus on business fundamentals. For the full report, download LPL Research Outlook 2018: Return of the Business Cycle.