The Monday Mix: July 23 – 29, 2018

Headlines discussed at LNWM’s Monday morning briefing:

US GDP for 2nd quarter 2018 jumped to 4.1%; the Fed expects growth of 2.8% for the entire year.
China is injecting both fiscal and monetary stimulus into its economy, to prep for trade war with the US.
The US will not impose 25% tariffs on imports of European cars, after negotiating certain concessions.
The S&P 500 tech sector fell 2% on Friday, on earnings growth concerns at Facebook, Twitter, etc.
The Federal Reserve is likely to raise US interest rates twice more in 2018, given strong economy.

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Josh Hile
Josh Hile
Josh is a senior investment analyst at Laird Norton Wealth Management. An MBA and CFA, he is responsible for research and recommendations on global equities and for due diligence and monitoring of equity investments.