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Nuveen Weekly Commentary January 2017

Posted by WrapManager's Investment Policy Committee

January 24, 2017

Investors Await Clarity on Tax and Spending Policies

Equity markets were mixed last week, with the S&P 500 Index down fractionally.1 Investors grew more wary about President-elect Trump’s increasing scrutiny of specific corporate policies and a possible push forhigher tariffs. The health care sector suffered due to drug pricing concerns, while retail sectors were hurt by generally disappointing earnings results.

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