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Market Commentary

Timely takes on markets and the economy.
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Timely takes on markets and the economy.

Market Snapshot

Liz Ann Sonders shares her perspective on the U.S. stock market and economy in this monthly Market Snapshot video.
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House Democrats have proposed a higher top individual tax rate and changes to the capital gains tax. Both are a long way from becoming law.
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The bond market has been in hibernation for months, and investors may have become complacent about risks.
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September and October tend to be blustery months for stock performance, and this year may be no exception.
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Over the past 70 years, rising government debt generally has been accompanied by weaker economic activity. But it’s not a simple relationship.
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A gradual slowing of stimulus heralds a potential drop for the world’s stock markets, but the evidence suggests a possibility for a positive outcome.
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There are multiple factors to consider, including your tax rate.
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We believe it can, at least in the short term.
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Since COVID’s wrath began, the stock market has gone through three major phases of leadership, with a fourth possibly underway driven in part by seasonals.
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Special purpose acquisition companies—also known as blank-check companies—have gained immense popularity since the beginning of 2020.

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