Stock Market Report 2020 Fourth Quarter Graph with Bars

Momentum vs. Fundamental vs. Expectations

The momentum is definitely positive and will be a wind at our back. This is primarily driven by the Federal Reserve monetary policies which are echoed by central banks of other countries around the world. In November and December, the Fed provided us with the same post meeting statement. Inflation has been running below 2% for some time and to achieve and average 2% inflation, they will be accommodative until the inflation rate runs above 2% for a period of time.