Can the S&P 500 gain 25% this year?

New York (CNN Business)The stock market has the right ingredients for monster gains this year. He added that price-to-earnings ratios — or PE ratios, which compare a company’s stock price with the amount of money it brings in — are below average. That means the stock market overall could be undervalued, McCall said. “Ask yourself: Do I want to own stocks for the next 10 years?” he said. “If you say yes, then you need to be in now.” The S&P has grown about 9% so far in 2019, but it lost 5.3% over the course of 2018. McCall said he thinks the biggest threat to continued market gains in 2019 comes from the US political climate. But he thinks …