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Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Graystone Consulting – Birmingham, MI
The Messner Group
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Birmingham, MI 48009
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Our institutional investment consulting division was founded with a simple mission: to help set the industry standard in investment consulting services for sophisticated investors.


We provide a complete range of investment advice to clients that include foundations and endowments, corporate retirement plans, Taft-Hartley funds, health care organizations, state and local governments, family offices and private individuals. Our customized investment strategies are delivered by Institutional Consulting Directors, experienced investment professionals backed by a dedicated consulting team and the extensive resources of a leading provider of investment advice. If you would like to know more about how our disciplined process and personalized services can help you meet your needs, please contact us.




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  • See December On the Markets from the Global Investment Committee featuring

    “Be Thankful” Michael Wilson, chief investment officer of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Morgan Stanley & Co., says we are still “firmly entrenched” in a classic late-cycle economy and bull market, but the high returns we experienced this year are unlikely to be repeated in 2018. 

    Ringing in Year 10 of the US Economic Expansion Midway through next year, the US will celebrate its 10th year of economic expansion, notes Ellen Zentner, chief US economist for Morgan Stanley & Co. Though unemployment is low and interest rates are rising, a lack of overheating in critical sectors such as housing suggests the economy has room to run. 

    • Global Equities Move Into Thin Air New 12-month forecasts for global equity markets imply only modest single-digits gains, according to Morgan Stanley & Co. equity strategists. That’s because earnings growth is likely to slow and price/earnings ratios will probably undergo compression.

    • Plus, look for more on the economy, equities and bonds. 

  • To see timely market recap, see Cash Market Rates Snapshot.

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