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COVID Lockdowns: A Tale of Two Eighties

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of light, it was the season of darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the...

Sad Story of an Industry Mogul Gets Even Sadder

The world has been left in shock at the recent loss of tech mogul Tony Hsieh. Hsieh, who founded online shoe giant Zappos, and who spent the last decade implementing a cutting-edge plan to transform and revitalize downtown Las Vegas, died Thanksgiving weekend as a...

Outlook 2021: Powering Forward

MORE THAN MOST YEARS, it’s hard to look ahead to the next year, to 2021, without looking back at 2020. A global pandemic, a massive economic collapse, a bear market, a surprisingly sharp reversal, a hotly contested election where passions ran high, the impact of...

Midyear Outlook 2020: The Trail to Recovery

LPL Financial Research Midyear Outlook 2020: The Trail to Recovery LPL Financial Research is looking ahead for new ways to face current challenges and prepare for better times. Use our Midyear Outlook 2020 to chart a path to eventual economic and market recovery....

Outlook 2020: Bringing Markets Into Focus

Hindsight is 20/20, but finding clarity in future uncertainty can be fuzzy. AT LPL RESEARCH, as we look forward to the year 2020 and a new decade, some key trends and market signals will be important to watch, including progress on U.S.-China trade discussions, an...