Date: Thursday, May 17, 2012
Topic: Quarterly Market Update: How Economic and Financial Changes Will Drive Your Investment Choices
Speaker: Ignatius L. Smetek, President and Chief Executive Officer, Arcataur Capital Management LLC
The first quarter of 2012 produced the strongest stock market returns since 1998 for many of the broad market indexes. While there is growing confidence that the economic improvements are sustainable, there were similar market reactions early in the previous two years, only to see optimism dashed by slowing trends, heightened financial risks, or misguided political maneuvering. Volatility has returned. Join us for a market update to discuss the current outlook and forecast.