This time of year, predictions are very much in vogue. The brave and the bold make theirs early, and the meek and timid look these over and cherry pick the ones they like best to put together a late list.
I made mine last month.
Of the major pundits so far, I like Bill Quick's list the best. As an eternal optomist, I note that even the ones with short-term unpleasantness attached, have the potential to provide long-term benefits.