FIVE THINGS TO KNOW HEADING INTO AUGUST
Last week was a huge news week, from the Fed, to gross domestic product (GDP), to a giant week of earnings reports. Below we review the big events from last week, while also looking ahead to what could be an eventful August for investors.
EARNINGS CONTINUE TO SOAR
Last week was a very busy week for quarterly earnings reports and as we wrote in Midyear Outlook 2021: Picking Up Speed, we expected strong earnings growth to support further gains for stocks in the second half of 2021.