First Quarter Investment Outlook

Global economic activity appears to be slowing down. But slowing down and tipping into recession are two different things. I see limited evidence to suggest the global or US economy is heading toward recession in the near term. But investors should be ready for higher volatility and modest total returns as we transition toward slower growth in this mature phase of the expansion.


Find those details and more in the January Investment Outlook:

Loomis Sayles January 2019 Investment Outlook


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