LPL Financial Research

Portfolio Compass | April 18, 2018

Portfolio Compass | April 18, 2018

Our 2018 earnings forecast for S&P 500 Index companies is $152.50. Assuming a trailing 12-month price-to-earnings (PE) ratio of 19–20, we believe the S&P 500 would be fairly valued in the range of 2950–3000 by year-end 2018.

read more
Market Update |  April 18, 2018

Market Update | April 18, 2018

Market breadth appears to be in favor of the bull. As we laid out in our recent Weekly Market Commentary, there are signs that the 2018 bottom for U.S. equities has already taken place.

read more