Key Events: The government is hitting its debt limit
A month – and year – to forget
Sometimes we ignore the most important things. We are in a similar period in the financial markets.
Key Events: Banks are worried, but the stock market isn’t
Key Events: Political chaos leads off the year
Key Events: Russia escalated Ukraine attacks
Key Events: Volatile data and weather roughed up the Christmas holiday.
Key Events: Investors fear the threat of recession – unless you happen to be Mariah Carey.
The market touched a new low in October and produced a strong rally for the rest of the month, and this positive performance continued throughout November.
Key Events: Inflation and Covid – the unwelcome holiday guests that just won’t leave.
Key Events: The economy maintains strength while inflation moderates. The Fed plans to slow rate hikes.