Today we report some good economic news. Last week the markets had a great week. Also, the Manufacturing Index came in strong, consumer confidence is the highest we’ve seen in eight years, and corporate earnings are exceeding their expectations, the highest since 2009.
With so much economic news coming at investors from so many sources, we often get asked which headlines can be trusted and which cannot? Some headlines are worth following but investors should still be cautious as there may still be market volatility based on news hype, like Greece, and not actual economic news.
Have the markets peaked? The NASDAQ and S&P 500 are at an all time high but every new market high eclipses an old market high. It could still go higher. Investors will be seeing a lot of negative news in mainstream media but there are many positive things going on in our country and in the markets. More in the video.