Jeff Kleintop

Jeffrey is Chief Market Strategist and Executive Vice President at LPL Financial. In this role, he leads the development and articulation of LPL Financial Research¿s market and investment strategies, leveraging his expertise in the analysis of global financial markets and asset allocation strategy.

He is the author of the popular investment book, Market Evolution: How to Profit in Today¿s Changing Financial Markets, published in May 2006.

Mr. Kleintop earned an MBA from the Pennsylvania State University and a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University of Delaware. He currently holds Series 7, 63, and 87 licenses.

Recent Articles By The Author

What to Look for Now That We're In the Sweet Spot

What to Look for Now That We're In the Sweet Spot

It's the start of a six-week period that has been the best of the stock market in each quarter of recent years.

Gold Is Back

Gold Is Back

Investors are looking at the precious metal as a safe haven again rather than a barometer of global economic growth.

Banking on the Greek Election

Banking on the Greek Election

Investors are nervously waiting for the results of Greece's national elections.

Spring Slide in Full Swing

Spring Slide in Full Swing

In each of the past two years, the stock market began a slide in the spring, a phenomenon often referred to by the old adage 'sell in May and go away.'

Look Who's Buying and Selling

Look Who's Buying and Selling

At the heart of it, all markets come down to buyers and sellers.

The 'Wall Street' Election Poll

The 'Wall Street' Election Poll

The biggest event for investors over the next six months is likely to be the November elections in the U.S.

Will There Be a Spring Stock Market Slide?

Will There Be a Spring Stock Market Slide?

Here's an update on the 10 indicators that could point to a selloff in the stock market.

Market Health: Spring Allergies or Something Worse?

Market Health: Spring Allergies or Something Worse?

This week will likely see more fits and spasms over headlines.

A Taxing Issue for Investors

A Taxing Issue for Investors

Jeffrey Kleintop looks at how tax changes may directly affect investors in the stock and bond markets.

Earnings Season: What to Watch

Earnings Season: What to Watch

Earnings growth is slowing and the markets are depending on the success of fewer companies.