Like religion, financial forecasting meets a very human desire to know the unknowable. It doesn’t matter whether the forecasts are accurate or not, people sleep better at night under the assumption that there’s a predictable future laid out ahead of them.
So, in the name of community service, I’m going out on a limb and laying down my predictions for 2012:
Keep this list by your side and you can’t go wrong. If you have your own predictions for 2012, add them via the comments box below.