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

Midterm Elections: Market Implications

The likely return to political balance between the parties in Washington may result in the 'gridlock' the market has historically favored.

3 Potential Consequences of 'Currency War'

3 Potential Consequences of 'Currency War'

The most likely outcomes of the currency war include more monetary stimulus around the world and increasing measures by emerging market countries to close their doors to inflows of capital.

Investors Continue to Unload Stocks

Despite a gain in stock prices in recent months, investors continued to sell stocks..

Earnings Season Preview

Earnings Season Preview

For investors, the key to this reporting season may lie with revenues rather than earnings.

Stocks and Politics: Fourth-Quarter Forecast

The fourth quarter of a mid-term election year is almost always favorable for stocks. Plus, a look back at the third quarter.

Investment Strategy for Reflation

There are a number of investments that could potentially profit from the Fed's reflation plans.

Fed May Hold Key to Unlocking Range-Bound Market

The Fed typically provides added economic stimulus at this point in the economic cycle.

9 Years Since 9/11: Focus on Foreign Policy

9 Years Since 9/11: Focus on Foreign Policy

After nine years, the U.S. is getting ready to re-engage a broad number of threats.

Back to School for Investors

With it shaping up to be a textbook September, investors should brace for the price volatility that has defined this year to continue.

6 Catalysts to Fuel a Stock Market Rally

6 Catalysts to Fuel a Stock Market Rally

A late-year rally for stocks will fulfill our long-held outlook for modest single-digit gains on the year for the S&P 500.