Despite a bumpy road riddled with trade tensions, rate hike drama and global growth fears, stocks are pacing for their best first half in 22 years.
Sweeping changes are coming to several key sectors in the S&P 500 next year, with big names like Amazon and Netflix likely being moved into a new sector.
The French elections are the best chance the markets have to hit new highs in the near-term.
The overall trend in the market remains up, but there is one slightly troubling development: Transports are deteriorating.
The U.S. is still the best place in the world to invest money, Sharmin Mossavar-Rahmani, CIO of private wealth management at Goldman Sachs, tells CNBC.