20 Predictions for 2019

Last year, I made 19 predictions for 2019 and the below list represents what I am predicting to happen for 2020.

This year I am splitting the predictions into different categories as follows:

Finance, Stock Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions

  1. S&P 500 returns a gain of 30%
  2. Hulu is acquired by Facebook
  3. Slack is acquired by Google
  4. Walmart and Fedex merge
  5. Uber’s share price declines by 15% over the next 12 months
  6. Tesla goes private thanks to the backing of a large Private Equity firm


  1. Trump will face Bloomberg (with Harris as running mate) in the Presidential race
  2. Trump wins a second term as president
  3. United States goes to war with Iran


  1. Liverpool win the Premier League
  2. Liverpool retain the Champions League
  3. Lewis Hamilton agrees to join Ferrari for 2021
  4. A European country will win the World Cup - France or Germany
  5. China will win 50 gold medals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic games

Space, Energy & Environment

  1. A new planet will be discovered
  2. Oil prices rise to an average closing price in the range of 70-80 dollars
  3. This year will be the hottest on record
  4. A major city will experience a devastating earthquake in the southern hemisphere


  1. Quantum computing renders the internet useless
  2. The world goes vegan

What’s on your list? Let me know in the comments or drop me a message

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