Forget the Economy… and You Can Survive What's About to Clobber the Markets
May 23, 2018 at 05:00 AM EDT
I always see investors poring over economic data, fretting over it, like trying to read tea leaves. Sometimes, they even shell out big bucks to get all that data analyzed by some pointy-headed Wall Street high priest or academic. And some other times, they write to tell me to worry about the economy, too. These folks, like so many other investors, are misunderstanding how the markets work, as well as the way economic and monetary policy works on those markets. Essentially, these investors are playing baseball. But instead of watching the ball fly out of the pitcher's hand, they're watching the fielders... and striking out. Mighty hard to score hits that way... Tags: economic data To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2018 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post Forget the Economy… and You Can Survive What's About to Clobber the Markets appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .