From my vantage point, the fundamentals remain sound and I believe this is likely just pre-election volatility combined with trade war hysteria. Had you sold at this point in the cycle two years ago during the election uncertainty, it would have been a losing position. (see chart)
Speaking of elections, I just uploaded an eerie parallel between the Trump stock market and Bill Clinton’s first two years. It’s a little more than one minute, check it out: https://youtu.be/9LZNtW_4Xd4
So…should you panic or buy this dip? You’ll have to make that decision for yourself. For me, I remain long this market and tomorrow will be releasing a podcast where I discuss 5 reasons to stay the course.
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