End of US Bull Market Proves Hard to Call

Some money managers have questioned just how long the current, record-breaking bull market in the S&P 500 can continue. Many are bullish and see plenty of upside left

David Brenchley 3 September, 2018 | 1:55PM

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The S&P 500’s current bull market surpassed all others to become the longest ever a fortnight ago, before going on to hit an all-time high a week later. It’s now less than 100 points away from hitting 3,000.

The index, which tracks the 500 largest companies in the US, is up 8% year-to-date; though that is eclipsed by the 17% gain from NASDAQ, the stock exchange that is home to tech giants such as the FAANGs.

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David Brenchley

David Brenchley  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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