Valentine’s Day Index

– LPL Research’s annual Valentine’s Day Index—separated into four common gift categories—tracks the cost of typical Valentine’s Day gifts over time using Consumer Price Index data. – Valentine’s Day inflation increased by 0.9% over the previous year,...

Sustainable Investing

Sustainable investing has evolved to incorporate a variety of approaches to investment selection that take a more inclusive approach than previous methods. Click here to download a PDF of this report. Tracking #1-729176 (Exp. 05/19)

LPL Financial Research Q3 2018 Earnings Season Dashboard

– With 92% of S&P 500 Index companies having reported, earnings growth is tracking to a 28.1% year-over- year increase, the highest since Q4 2010 and 6.5 percentage points above September 30, 2018, expectations. – Despite tariffs, S&P 500 earnings...

Recession Watch | Third Quarter 2018

Our Recession Watch Dashboard is showing an overall low risk of recession starting within the next year. Click here to download a PDF of this report.   Important Disclosures: Investing in stock includes numerous specific risks including: the fluctuation of...