Markets’ perception worse than reality

perception_realityRecently, I sent a message to clients where I wrote: “While I have seen some turbulent times in my career, I am having a hard time recalling a period when all news is bad news to the degree it has been recently. I won’t sugarcoat the situation; it is easier to make the worst case scenario than the best case scenario, however, this usually is the case. Even so, there seems to be a real disconnect here between perception and reality.” (Read the full article as previously published in the Montgomery Advertiser Sunday Feb 15th…)

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