What's Next for U.S. Stocks?
The S&P 500 has generated positive returns six months in a row. In our opinion, we still see an opportunity for additional growth in the U.S. equities market to finish 2021. The economy reopening, paired with record stimulus, has created an environment for U.S. companies to prosper. Though we are optimistic, we recognize the likelihood of additional volatility in the coming months as indexes float around record levels.
Looking at the chart below, historically, August and September have been difficult for investors, especially in post-election years.
When the market presents the next pullback or correction, it is vital to have a clear understanding of the risk you are taking in your portfolio and a disciplined rebalancing strategy in place. Call Shore Wealth Management today; we would like to offer you a no-obligation meeting to review your finances.
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