Tuesday was another roller coaster day on the US markets, and Stockholm’s leading index fell 2.1%. In this situation, investors are searching for information that will give them an idea of what is ahead. All new information, often exaggerated, gains significance.
US economic data can be useful for investors to decide when to sell, but Annika Winsth, head economist at Nordea, says it is most important of all to listen to what the heads of the Federal Reserve are saying. Previously they have indicated three interest rate rises this year, but now they are starting to believe it will be four.
“The Fed has seen that the economy is performing strongly, but previously investors have not really chosen to take that in,” says Winsth.
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