Global stock markets are off to a strong start in 2021 as the world begins to emerge from the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the United States, vaccinations are increasing, the economy is expanding, unemployment is falling, and stimulus continues to flow through the economy
GETTING BETTER, NOT WORSE
Against a backdrop of historic fiscal and monetary stimulus, the global economy is emerging from the pandemic. With vaccination rates increasing—nearly 50% of the adult population in the U.S. have received at least one shot—and looser restrictions on activity, it is certainly understandable for investors to expect a rosy environment for stocks..
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