Q2 2021 Market Outlook03/22/2021

Share:

Latest - Insights Latest - Insights Latest - Insights Latest - Insights Latest - Insights

Consumers Are Ready for Reopening

People around the globe are being vaccinated and there is a light at the end of the tunnel, driving stock investors’ enthusiasm. With Congress passing a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill, consumers will have more spending power.

At-a-Glance

  • Both economists and investors are optimistic as the world population is being vaccinated.
  • Savings rates in the United States hit all-time highs and remain elevated, so when the restrictions are lifted, consumers may be ready to spend.
  • The stock market is forward-looking and much of this optimism may already be factored in.
  • Risks remain elevated as bond investors are driving up bond yields, which increase borrowing costs for corporations and hurt stocks, especially technology stocks.
  • We continue to recommend diversifying across and within asset classes, along with a focus on long-term objectives and not getting caught up in day-to-day fluctuations and noise.

Latest - InsightsCIM Quarterly Market Outlook Q2 2021 Final.pdf Latest - Insights

The Market Outlook is published by Cetera Investment Management LLC, an SEC registered adviser owned by Cetera Financial Group. Cetera Investment Management provides market perspectives, portfolio guidance, model management, and other investment advice to its affiliated broker-dealers, dually registered broker-dealers and registered investment advisers.

Latest News - Latest Insight Detail - Subscription

Want more insights like this, sent straight to your inbox?

Subscribe to email updates from Cetera and be well informed about what’s happening within the market and the financial services industry overall.

Drop Us a Line

Looking to be part of something more? Get in touch to learn about the benefits of affiliating with Cetera and start taking the next steps to a stronger future.


Account Assistance

If you are a client of a Cetera-affiliated financial professional and need assistance with an existing account, please reach out to your financial professional directly. If you’re unable to reach them, use our direct support lines listed below.

Join the Community

If you’re a financial professional interested in learning more about affiliating with Cetera Financial Group, please complete the form.