Tobias M. Levkovich is a Managing Director, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist for Citi Investment Research and is a member of Citi’s Investment Strategy Committee. In this role he is responsible for assessing the direction of the market, setting the firm’s investment sector allocations, and compiling its Recommended List, a list of specific investment that he expects to appreciate in value. Tobias assumed his current role in 2001. He is a member of Institutional Investor’s 2009 All-America Research Team, a recognition that he has received previously. 
SmartMoney magazine has also recognized Tobias as one of its “Power 30 Thinkers” (November 2004), its “Best Market Seer” (December 2003) and its “30 Smartest People in Investing” (December 2002.)Tobias began his career as an assistant vice president in the research department of L.F. Rothschild & Co. He holds a bachelor’s in commerce from Concordia University in Montreal and attended Boston University’s Graduate School of Management.
Tobias famously predicted that markets would do well in 2016.