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“It’s the economy, stupid!”

Read about global markets and trends in this monthly Investment Outlook.

Published on 06 Dec 20231 minute read

This monthly commentary gives a roundup of global markets and trends. 

In this edition:

  • Robust nominal US GDP growth, led by near full employment and elevated profit margins, helped companies to beat analyst earnings expectations
  • We explore three key equity risk areas including the bond market, recession concerns and lack of market breadth
  • We discuss how if inflation drifts back to lower levels, it would allow investors to focus on economic and company fundamentals

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