An Investor’s List of Things to Be Thankful For
Weekly Commentary, November 24th, 2017
- Equity markets after a few down weeks rebounded sharply across the globe in this shortened week, with U.S. stocks (S&P 500) up 0.79% and international stocks (EAFE) up 1.85%.
- Fixed income markets were also positive with U.S. bonds (AGG) up 0.26% and high yield bonds (JNK) up 0.49%.
- “Hold that Hike” – in comments this week current Fed Chair Yellen warned that there’s been some hint that inflation could be drifting lower. The dollar sold off as a result, as such comments call into question another rate hike in December.
- Commentary: Collectively as investors, we all have a lot to be thankful for this year with markets at all-time highs, and even more importantly a macro economic backdrop that should give investors continued confidence moving forward into both year-end and 2018. Below is a brief roundup of key data to send you into the holiday weekend with some more reason to be of good cheer.
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