The start of fourth quarter earnings season may help the stock market
find its footing.
It was a lackluster 2015 for the stock market with the S&P 500 managing a
total return of just 1.4% (dividends included).
Finally! For the first time in nine years, the Fed finally raised interest rates.
High-yield bond weakness has led investors to fear that a recession or bear
market may be forthcoming.
Gains in 2016 may require tolerance for volatility. Stocks historically have
offered a tradeoff of higher return for higher risk...