Market Review, June 2017

By Portfolio Management Team, MB Financial Bank

Is the American economy anemic or Goldilocks like?

Recently, there has been a growing misperception about both the economy and markets. In addition, there have been indications of worry among some investors that growth rates might not return to those of the “good ol’ days.” Was it as simple as popular opinion being too optimistic during the early days of the recovery? Are impatience and disappointment over lackluster growth responsible? Or, could other factors be at play?

This issue of Market Review takes a look back at the behavior of economic growth in order to help investors manage growth expectations.

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