Weekly ChartBook, Week of July 12, 2021

By: Aaron Lang - Portfolio Analyst

Weekly ChartBook
Week of July 12, 2021

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Market Performance For The Week

Source: YCharts

Disclaimer: Past performance is no guarantee of future performance

The Good News

Earnings – so far, so good.

An increasing amount of business leaders are becoming optimistic about the future.

And rating agencies are agreeing.

And consumers keep buying. 

To put the retail sales numbers into perspective..

And there still remains a lot of cash out there.

The Bad News

Another inflation beat.

And now Fed Chairman Powell is weighing in.

Consumers may be reacting to the higher inflation.

The State Of The Market

Analysts are raising their EPS and price targets.

As the market seems to seems to be pouting about a growth scare.

Which has led to a reversal in small caps.

An official welcome back to the spotlight, Big Tech.

While out of the spotlight, their valuations softened. But still not cheap.

Are they still worth their multiples? Maybe.

Source: Lawrence Hamtil

But these charts are still pretty shocking.

Charts Of The Week

Story Of The Week

The crazy, crazy car market may stay crazy for a while:


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