Headlines discussed at LNWM’s Monday morning briefing:
— Congress failed to reach agreement on funding the government, on a stalement over immigration issues.
— The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit 26,000 for the first time on optimism over the new tax plan.
— The yield on 10-year US Treasury bonds hit highest level since 2014 — 2.64%.
— S&P 500 companies are expected to post nearly 16% earnings growth for 4th quarter 2017.
— Amazon named 20 cities (out of 238) as finalists for its 2nd headquarters; decision expected in 2018.
Disclaimer: Clicking on any of the above links will take you away from the Laird Norton Wealth Management web page and to the source page. While we believe the information in these articles is relevant, we cannot guarantee its accuracy or completeness.