Archive for June 8th, 2020

Deeper Analysis

Investor Optimism Returning but Prudence Still Warranted

June 8, 2020

Wow what a year this has been for stock markets, and it’s not even half over! The Dow Jones Industrials plunged 38.4% between February 12 and March 23, and in a roughly equivalent span of days rebounded 50.8% to come within 7% of its record high. The drop mirrored the pandemic-induced sharpest recession in 90 […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Economic Reopening Spreads Even as Pandemic Chugs On

June 8, 2020

Many more business establishments will be reopening on a modified basis this week in a calculated gamble that the Covid-19 pandemic doesn’t intensify unduly as a result. An additional risk for the United States is the unknown impact of the many days of street protests since the death of George Floyd. Globally reported confirmed cases […] More