Searching For Inspiration

The U.S. stock market’s stalling momentum and increasing volatility, combined with other signs evident in the market’s recent behavior, suggest investors may be looking for new inspiration.

A flu pandemic or an act of war by North Korea could be a shock that results in a setback to the economy and stock market, while the aggressive stimulus in Japan could be a boost that finally gets stocks to break out of their month-long range. Read more: