Market Outlook

2016 Q4 Global Markets Outlook - Link to PDF


2016 ended on an upbeat note, bringing the MSCI All Country World Index’s (ACWI) full-year return to 7.9%.[i] Entering last year, we believed global stocks would do fine, steadily gaining steam as uncertainty ebbed. 2017 should be even better—a great year, rewarding equity investors.

[i] FactSet, as of 1/3/2017. MSCI All Country World Index return with net dividends, 12/31/2015 – 12/31/2016.

*The foregoing information constitutes the views of Fisher Investments based on information believed to be reliable. There can be no assurances that Fisher Investments will continue to hold these views. These views may change at any time based on new information, analysis, or reconsideration.