Why the Stock Market Is Poised for Its Worst September Since 2011

Last week saw the third-biggest outflow from stock funds in history, and the dollar is the strongest it’s been since April. Here’s what’s going on.

Sep 26, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. UTCUpdated Sep 14, 2021 at 10:01 a.m. UTC
Sep 26, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. UTCUpdated Sep 14, 2021 at 10:01 a.m. UTC

Last week saw the third-biggest outflow from stock funds in history, and the dollar is the strongest it’s been since April. Here’s what’s going on. 

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On this edition of The Breakdown weekly recap, NLW looks at the fourth painful week for traditional markets in a row.

He discusses the factors contributing to the trouble, including: 

  • A normal correction from too-high valuations
  • The return of COVID-19 lockdowns
  • The end of easy recovery gains 
  • Diminishing likelihood of a stimulus bill
  • Election volatility

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