26 October, 2018

Long-Term Focus Required in Light of Market Downturns

Long-Term Focus Required in Light of Market Downturns

Markets stabilized today after yesterday’s sell-off in U.S. equities left the S&P 500 Index down -3.1%, with losses in 13 of the last 14 days. Mixed corporate earnings and weak housing data fueled concerns that rising prices driven by the U.S.-China trade war, along with rising interest rates, are beginning to crimp economic growth and putting an end to the ongoing expansion of corporate profits. Stocks also fell in Canada and in markets across the globe. Click here to read the full article.