Economic Insights

As we enter the last few weeks of 2020, we can report that this has been a tumultuous year as well as a rewarding one. Despite the COVID19 crash which bottomed March 23, the S&P 500 has generated a total year-todate return of roughly 12 percent, while the Business Briefings editors earned nearly 52 percent over the same period with our PARE-5 strategy.The third-quarter earnings season has far exceeded expectations, but the positive future guidance market seems to be a bigger factor for investors. Ultimately, until the COVID19 is fully curtailed, the InfoTech, Communication Services, Health Care, and Consumer Discretionary sectors will lead given their favorable earnings and sales growth related to the economic recovery.Companies are raising guidance at an...

This content is for BUSINESS BRIEFINGS members only.
Login Join Now