Reading the Tea Leaves: What Lies Ahead for Financial Markets?
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 / 8:00 am - 9:15 am


Brian Sullivan, Reporter, CNBC

Todd Boehly, President, Guggenheim
Nick Calamos, President of Investments and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Calamos Investments
Peter Gunning, Global Chief Investment Officer, Russell Investments
David Solomon, Managing Director and Co-Head of the Investment Banking Division, Goldman Sachs
Meredith Whitney, CEO, Meredith Whitney Advisory Group LLC

Equity markets have been on a tear for two years. Is there further room for the bulls to run, or is it time to take money off the table? Will geopolitical events, higher energy costs and inflation fears send a chill through the markets? Or will idle cash on the sidelines finally be deployed, sparking more robust growth and recovery? Which emerging markets will pull ahead of the pack? Do investors need to be wary of new asset bubbles? Which sectors look most promising? What's the Fed's next move? This panel of opinion makers will forecast where the markets are headed in the year ahead.