After a period of relative calm, the Italian elections and fight over the sequester underscore some of the structural problems facing the global economy; investors should be prepared for volatility, says Morningstar's Jeremy Glaser.
Investors still need to plan for long-term tax hikes and keep AMT exposure, itemized deduction limitations, charitable distribution opportunities, and trust taxation on their radars, says Investor Solutions' John Pitlosh.
Good morning. My name is Chandra, and I will be your conference facilitator today. I would like to welcome everyone to the Family Dollar Earnings Conference Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise.