Is economic growth good for equities? In normal times, the answer has in recent years been: yes. However, it’s likely that if the US grows well over the next few months then the Fed will begin to withdraw its quantitative easing. This would tend to hurt equities. Hence the question: which matters more for shares: growth or QE?
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