Looking forward and looking back are always emphasized at this time of year. The year of the monkey, 2016, certainly was really a doozy. It’s amazing people have much skin left on their hands as there has been so much hand wringing. Gnashing of teeth as well. It has been an exhausting year. It could look as if the sky is falling–but it isn’t. Long term, the United States is going to do very well and future projections look good. We just have some corrections to make as we move forward.