Jeff Reeves’s Strength in Numbers: 5 rock-solid ETFs for an uncertain 2019 stock market

So far, 2019 has been pretty rosy for investors. The markets are up since Jan. 1, and Corporate America is closing out an impressive earnings season that boasted the fifth-straight quarter of double-digit earnings growth.

Yet while the S&P 500 SPX, +1.47% is up by about 10% year-to-date, it’s important to know the benchmarket index is back it was a year ago and remains more than 5% below its mid-2018 highs even after the recent rally.

That’s because many investors are viewing stocks with trepidation lately. While it’s tempting to write off such negativity as the latest hysterics from chronically pessimistic perma-bears, the reality is that future U.S.

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