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The 3 biggest risks to stocks in 2019

Jan 01, 2019 - CNN

NEW YORK (CNN Business) -- After such a volatile 2018, predicting what the US stock market will do in 2019 is like guessing where a single piece of paper will land in a windstorm.

Few saw this year's market mayhem coming after an unusually sanguine and calm 2017.

Investors have some reasons for optimism in 2019: The economy remains relatively strong. Companies' fundamentals appear robust too, and stocks are undervalued compared to their expected earnings.

Yet political turmoil...