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8 Stock Market Trends to Expect in 2019

US News & World Report -  Money Logo By Wayne Duggan of US News & World Report - Money | Slide 1 of 9: U.S. equities are off to a promising start in 2019. However, an equally impressive start to 2018 ultimately resulted in the market’s worst year in a decade. The Morgan Stanley analyst team, led by Michael Wilson, recently put together its 2019 Equities Outlook, which investors can use as a guide in what could be another volatile year for the stock market. Market expectations may not be as high as they were headed into 2018, but they may not be as pessimistic as the fourth quarter sell-off suggests. Here are eight things Morgan Stanley says investors can expect in 2019.

Market expectations are lower this year.

U.S. equities are off to a promising start in 2019. However, an equally impressive start to 2018 ultimately resulted in the market’s worst year in a decade. The Morgan Stanley analyst team, led by Michael Wilson, recently put together its 2019 Equities Outlook, which investors can use as a guide in what could be another volatile year for the stock market.

Market expectations may not be as high as they were headed into 2018, but they may not be as pessimistic as the fourth quarter sell-off suggests.

Here are eight things Morgan Stanley says investors can expect in 2019. Click ahead to see them.

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