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Economic Outlook

Helping Investors Prepare and React to Market Volatility

Chief Investment Officer John Augustine and Director of Economics Dr. George Mokrzan continue to closely monitor the markets and offer their perspectives on what led to the recent uptick in volatility.

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4th Quarter Review & Outlook

In the fourth quarter, the global economy continued to pick up with business segment highs, leading to an optimistic outlook for 2018.

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Latest: Watch John Augustine, chief investment officer, discuss 2018 predictions.
Shape CNN interviewed Chief Investment Officer John Augustine from the New York Stock Exchange.
Strong start to 2018; how long will it last?

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Forbes features Huntington insights on markets, economy

Forbes, 3/14/18

Chief Investment Officer John Augustine talks to Forbes about three big factors impacting the markets and what they mean for investors.

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Bloomberg, 2/23/18

Chief Investment Officer John Augustine shared our thoughts on the market rebound.

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Predictions for the New Year

Economy in Focus, January 2018

Read our top 10 investment predictions for 2018, from tax reform to global expansion to the impact of artificial intelligence.

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Spotlight in the News

  • Bloomberg: Are we in store for a good new year?  John Augustine, chief investment officer, discusses 2018 predictions. Watch Video
  • Bloomberg: FOMO comes to Wall Street, Financial strategists, including John Augustine, our chief investment officer, discuss the fear of missing out (FOMO) on the "Great Market Melt-Up." Read Now
  • CNBC: S&P 500 earnings set to be robust this year, 1/17/18, S&P 500 earnings are expected to rise and the energy sector could prove to be a wild card, says John Augustine, chief investment officer. Watch Video

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Economy in Focus

Quarterly Reviews

  • 3rd Quarter 2017 Review  The third quarter of 2017 provided investors with generally above-average returns, adding to gains for the year. Read article
  • 2nd Quarter 2017 Review  The second quarter of 2017 provided financial market investors with decent returns: Major domestic stock indexes gained in the 1-3% range – led higher by healthcare stocks. Major international stock indexes achieved gains in the 6% range. Read article
  • 1st Quarter 2017 Review  The 2017 1st Quarter rewarded investors in balanced portfolios with respectable returns. According to Lipper, the average balanced mutual fund returned 4.17% during the quarter. Read article

News Archive

  • Barron's3 growth stocks for all seasons, 9/26/2017, John Augustine discusses three growth stocks for all seasons and how these blue chips hold appeal for a wide variety of investors. Watch Video
  • CNBC: This year's bewilderment: Investor, 7/24/17, John Augustine weighs in on lower than expected oil and commodity prices. Watch Video
  • Bloomberg: Not seeing recession risk, 6/16/17, John Augustine, our chief investment officer, with his forecast for regional banks and interest rates, and the wish list of items that financial organizations have submitted to overhaul financial rules. Watch Video
  • CNBC: The economy is a little over lukewarm, 6/2/17, Huntington's chief investment officer, John Augustine, weighs in on the markets and the latest jobs report. Watch Video

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