Nov 26, 2020
LGT Investorama: Fortune favors the prepared
Keeping a cool head when the stock markets are turbulent is often difficult – but it is crucial for long-term investment success. Investors who make preparations when things are calm can weigh up opportunities and risks in a balanced manner and maybe even make calculated acquisitions when the heat is on – instead of believing the doom-mongers and throwing in the towel.
Nov 19, 2020
LGT Beacon: US election and vaccine news reduce uncertainty
Following the US election and the news of a promising COVID-19 vaccine, the S&P 500 surged to an all-time high, with participation in the rally improving further, as investors shifted toward stocks that had thus far lagged in the recovery phase. While this sudden bullish outburst seems somewhat overdone for now, we do expect further gains over time.