This month, we also received another solid read on consumer confidence and spending, which are important metrics as consumers have driven growth while other sectors of the economy have slowed.
At MRM we feel “A better course of action, when faced with market volatility, is to treat the media narrative with skepticism and run some simple tests on fundamentals, valuation and positioning to decide on what action, if any, should be taken.” We are bullish on the course of the market.
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