Action Below The Surface in U.S. Equities

The U.S. stock market has been without a trend and earnings-challenged over the past year, but there is a lot going on below the surface in the technology sector, which is transforming from growth to value as the industry matures, and in the energy sector, which is changing course as it rebounds from the plunge in 2015.


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About the Presenter

Bluford “Blu” Putnam has served as Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group since May 2011. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and concentrations in central banking, investment research, and portfolio management, Blu serves as CME Group’s spokesperson on global economic conditions.

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