The Monday Mix: Nov. 26 – Dec. 2, 2018

David Baker | Monday Morning Mix | December 3, 2018

Headlines discussed at LNWM’s Monday morning briefing:

US and China did not escalate their trade dispute at the G-20 Summit, resulting in temporary truce.
The S&P 500 rose 4.9% last week (+3.2% for 2018), on optimism about US-China trade, interest rates.
Oil prices dropped to their lowest level in 10 years, as the market awaits OPEC and Russia production cut.
Trump signed a trade agreement to replace NAFTA but opposition in Congress presents a problem.
Microsoft toppled Apple to become the world’s most valuable publicly traded company.

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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.