[vc_row css_animation=”” row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” angled_section=”no” text_align=”left” background_image_as_pattern=”without_pattern”][vc_column][vc_empty_space height=”30px”][vc_row_inner row_type=”row” type=”grid” text_align=”left” css_animation=””][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]The first month of 2017 has begun with a very tight trading range for US stocks. Just as with the election in November, many market pundits were forecasting a collapse in stocks after the inauguration, but that has thus far failed to take place.  Projecting short-term stock prices is truly a fool’s errand.  Being right once or twice can often work against an analyst, as it makes them inherently confident in their ability in predicting random events, thereby continuing the practice.[/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”30px”][button target=”_blank” hover_type=”default” text=”REQUEST 2017 INVESTMENT STRATEGY” link=”/2017-investment-strategy/”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_empty_space height=”30px”][/vc_column][/vc_row]