Bruce Bittles - Robert W. Baird & Co.

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This carrot that's out there is tax reform. I think markets are centered around the likelihood of a tax cut and after that's out, then markets are vulnerable because of high valuations and the fact that a lot of investors are loaded up after six years of a bull market.feedback
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Apr 25 2017 Bull market
Bruce Bittles has been quoted 24 times. The one recent article where Bruce Bittles has been quoted is Stocks fall after Goldman Sachs' rare earnings miss; North Korea, French election eyed. Most recently, Bruce Bittles was quoted as having said, “I'm a little surprised that they missed because the market did so well in the first quarter.”.
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The market is perceiving this as a business-friendly administration that is coming into office for the next four years. ... It wouldn't take much to give earnings a real boost. I think that's where the market is coming from and I think it will continue.feedback

Valuations here are rich by almost any measure. If we slip into not-so-strong earnings growth, then stocks could be vulnerable.feedback

From a time standpoint, this may be just the beginning.feedback

We are in a transition period on a number of fronts. First, we're moving from an interest-rate driven market into an earnings-driven market. Also, something most people are missing, is we're getting a more business-friendly administration.feedback

As long as you're seeing these cyclical sectors outperform, the market is saying (expectations of) this recovery is a lot greater than a few weeks ago.feedback

The fact [stocks are] holding up here in the face of this suggests the uncertainty out there, and we're going to have to wait until we get closer to Election Day. It's impossible to know. My gut is ... it's pretty close.feedback

We've talked about a transition from a central banks-driven market to an earnings-driven market, and that is what we're seeing here.feedback

You have a market that's restricted to the upside because of high valuations ... and to the downside you're protected by record-low interest rates. The market has stayed in the same place.feedback

I think Hillary Clinton did pretty well. I think she was better prepared than Trump. Whether the debate will mean anything (remains) to be seen.feedback

We've lost the upside momentum we've had. The trend is positive but the trend is neutral.feedback

The focus of attention this week is on the U.K. vote on Thursday. It looks like overnight the polls tightened up a little bit. It's a pretty nervous market. Nobody has any profits for the year. The last thing you want to do is get caught in a downdraft.feedback

It's a different situation than in previous years when you could buy the dip and be very confident. Here you have a trend that has turned negative and a Fed that is far less friendly than in 2012, 13 or '14.feedback

The market's been hurt in the past two-and-a-half weeks by strong openings. That invites selling. Today the market opened sharply down and that shows a lot of pessimism here and may help turn things around.feedback

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