2022 will be full of Balancing Acts. For example, you’ll try to balance your spending as you resist the urge to buy the items that are in stock once again, and the Federal Reserve (Fed) will look to tighten policy just enough to rein in inflation. Ultimately, our experts believe the Fed’s efforts should prove to be successful. After all, it’s been practicing this act for over 100 years now.
As impressive as last year was, we, and the rest of Wall Street, believe economic growth will be strong again in 2022. Stocks can continue going higher, but look for the ups and downs to increase, potentially providing even more “buy the dip” opportunities. Be selective with your stock picking as companies capable of posting a profit or growing revenue may well come into favor.
We are all learning to live with COVID-19, and many things the pandemic brought about are here to stay. Think e-commerce, work from home, and virtual reality. In our Outlook report we provide you with a cheat sheet of investment considerations and things to look at as you build your portfolio.
There's more to unpack in our 2022 Outlook: Balancing Acts, which you can read here. or watch here.