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October 9, 2017 |
Can a Bull be Tamed?

Stock markets have seen steady gains with little volatility in 2017—do not let the recent tameness instill a false sense of security as markets can periodically behave like wild beasts. The fall months in particular are often a time of increased volatility. But if the economy and corporate earnings stay on tracks and the Federal Reserve does not get overly aggressive with tightening, any pullbacks ought to be transitory and the bull should continue to run.