Though we largely advise our clients to avoid market timing, the rest of herd may be returning to the market soon…”In 2011, strategists expect the stock market to notch double-digit gains and recommend investors boost allocations to ride the wave”

For Many Market Strategists, Equities Are Top Dog Again allocation strategists haven’t had an easy time in recent years. They’ve grappled with deflation, recession, plummeting U.S. stock markets and surging foreign economies. And for awhile they dished out bigger weightings to defensive plays-bonds, cash and commodities.