Weekly Chartbook

By: Aaron Lang - Portfolio Analyst

August 31, 2021

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Market Performance For The Prior Week

Source: YCharts
Disclaimer: Past performance is no guarantee of future performance

The Good News

Q2 GDP revised upwards

The Mixed News

Earnings revisions and surprises are at, or nearing, a record 

The Bad News

Consumer confidence is going in the wrong direction – and quickly 

Which is starting to raise spending questions

Source: Bloomberg

And we have already seen some figures stalling

Source: Bloomberg

And the supply chain crunch will be around for a while longer

The State Of The Market

Markets continue to go up

And the US is leading the way

More specifically, US large caps recently

Source: Lawrence Hamtil

Source: Bloomberg

Leaving small caps in the dust recently

The recent rally doesn’t mean markets can’t keep going up

But September has historically been a bad month

And China continues to crack down

NFT Update:

I’ll just leave this here.. 

Charts/Tweets Of The Week

Story Of The Week


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