Each week the LPL Financial Research team assembles thoughtful insight on market and economic news.
Increased COVID-19 cases do not appear to affect the stock market, but new restrictions may be impacting economic data.
The S&P 500 is up, and small caps have soared. Sentiment could be getting a little frothy as well, which may increase the odds of a pullback.
Corporate earnings are beating expectations and stocks may be in a new bull market.
Equity returns have been strongest under a split Congress. What we can expect under a Joe Biden administration.
As the race for the White House enters the homestretch, some indicators suggest the election may be closer than polls are saying.
Markets have come a long way since the March lows, and LPL Research sees further gains ahead for stocks, especially small cap stocks.