Archive for October, 2022
2022 Q3 Review and Outlook – The “bad news is good news” game, and why bonds still make sense.
Financial markets continued their downward trend in the third quarter as stocks (as measured by the S&P 500 SPDR ETF – SPY) lost 4.9%. The U.S. bond market (as measured by the US Aggregate Bond ETF – AGG) fared a tiny bit better, posting a -4.7% total return, and a 60% stock/40% bond portfolio lost 4.8%. …