Stock Market Review 08/26/2019Submitted by Ralicki Wealth Management & Trust Services on August 26th, 2019
The long-running bull market has been
Of course, all is not completely well; it rarely is. For example, there is no shortage of uncertainty globally, particularly on matters of trade. Also, there is the business slowdown that is taking place in China and across parts of Europe. Finally, there is the sharp drop in interest rates on our shores, where the latter could be flashing warning signs on growth. Assuming that these headwinds do not intensify significantly, and the supportive fundamentals stay in place, we could see further gains on Wall Street.
Conclusion: In sum, we believe investors should focus on the healthy fundamentals now in place and the decent long-term outlook, and look beyond the short-term upheavals that can affect day-to-day trading.