The Monday Mix: October 15 – 21, 2018

David Baker | Monday Morning Mix | October 22, 2018

Headlines discussed at LNWM’s Monday morning briefing:

Sales of US existing homes fell 3.4% in Sept., the most in 2 years and down for the 6th straight month.
The US stock market remains jittery on concerns about global growth, rising rates, geopolitical tensions.
China continues to provide stimulus to its economy as GDP growth slows to worst pace in a decade.
The US warned about foreign government interference in the US midterm elections Nov. 6.
A new Dept. of Labor rule on the fiduciary duty of investment firms will not be ready until fall 2019.

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David Baker
David Baker
David is Director, Investment Strategy and Research at Laird Norton Wealth Management. While his focus is mainly on the numbers, David also writes the firm’s monthly Flash report, and he is a key contributor to LNWM’s quarterly investment outlooks.