A Bush Boost for Stocks?

Looser regulatory policies, a tax cut, and some Social Security privatization could help, says Lord Abbett's Milton Ezrati

Recession is unlikely for 2001, though the economy is in a major slowdown. That's the opinion of Milton Ezrati, senior economic strategist for Lord Abbett & Co. And as a result, investors should focus on the utilities, health-care, and energy sectors for now, with technology stocks a possibility later in the new year.

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