A slowdown and trade war won’t derail world’s second-largest economy, they say.
Survey finds 55% of corporate financial chiefs expect a downturn, a marked decline in optimism.
Departing Merkel has highest confidence rating, with other major leaders lagging behind badly.
Maybe not. The homebuilding industry has been a shadow of its former self since the recession.
Jim Paulsen says public optimism is now so high that stocks likely have peaked.
The US and the world’s economies should be fine in 2018, then start to slow, IHS Markit predicts.
The world’s largest hedge fund views rising interest rates and debt as big problems.
China felt biggest impact, primarily in Yangtze River Basin.