EQM Indexes 1Q 2022 Market Review – Optimists vs. Pessimists
EQM Capital and Indexes 1Q 2022 Market Review – Optimists vs. Pessimists
During the first quarter, U.S. stock markets recorded their first quarterly loss in two years and the U.S. bond market suffered its worst quarter in 40 years. The start of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate hiking cycle, persistently high inflation, and the Russian invasion of Ukraine, combined, creating a volatile quarter for both stocks and bonds.
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