Identify Potential Investment Outcomes with Scenario Analysis

Lowenstein, Alice
September 2011
Journal of Financial Planning;Sep2011, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p44
Academic Journal
The article discusses the author's views on the high degree of uncertainty faced by financial planners and clients in the aftermath of the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. She explains that the high level of uncertainty that reflects the challenging debt and deficit situation in the U.S. has cautioned financial planners to continue to prudently manage investments and client portfolios. However, the author reminds that financial planners must assess all types of investments and act on an unforeseenable future in terms of ranges of outcomes.


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