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On this episode of Stock Market Report, Jeff Kleintop speaks to the ominous signs that have investors wondering if the Global recession has begun. if the Global recession has begun.
Global growth is likely to slow in 2019 as the economic cycle nears a peak. International stocks may continue to see heightened volatility and could enter a bear market if key indicators continue on their current path.
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Rising rates, declining liquidity and sluggish global growth—with trade conflicts as an additional headwind—may weigh on economic growth and market performance in 2019.
U.S. economic growth was strong in 2018, but some of the forces behind that strength were either short-term or likely to fade going forward.
Global growth may slow in 2019 as the economic cycle nears a peak, with increasing drag from worsening financial conditions combining with full employment and rising prices.
The worst may be over for the bond bear market.
Stock markets were rattled on Friday by concerns about a weaker-than-expected employment report, U.S.-China trade and the future pace of Federal Reserve rate hikes. Here’s what investors should know.
Find out how tax rates and brackets influence what you pay in income tax and how tax reform changes mean more of your income is taxed at lower rates.
Tax reform means big changes to itemized deductions. Find out about some of the biggest changes how they may impact your tax return.

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