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Lori and Lisa explain the negative impact of rising interest rates on both the bond and the stock markets. They discuss the current rate environment, the relative attractiveness of stocks and bonds, and why the Federal Reserve is likely to keep rates higher for longer.
In this episode, Lori and Lisa explain that seven stocks accounted for most of the market rally in the first half of 2023. They suggest that if the market is going to continue to go up, there needs to be a broadening out of the market with participation from other stocks and sectors. Absent that increase in participation, the market is vulnerable. Trees don’t grow to the sky.
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