The second quarter of 2022 saw a grueling bear market ride over the last few months. Losses were highlighted by high inflation, rising interest rates, and recession concerns. However, there might be some hope ahead. Let’s take a look at how markets performed and what we might look forward to in the months to come.
The first quarter of 2022 was rocky, the worst we’ve seen since 2020. Inflation, Russia’s brutal invasion of Ukraine, and concerns about Federal Reserve interest rate hikes all contributed to the volatility and market losses. Let’s take a look at how markets performed and what we might look forward to in the months to come.
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Markets delivered exceptional performance in a year that had a little bit of everything: politics, bubbles, meme stocks, inflation, runaway rallies, and sudden drops. Let’s take a look at how markets performed in 2021 and what we might see as we in early 2022.