W&AM Insights: Optimism Held Steady Among Mass and HNW Investors
ECONOMIC OUTLOOK – June 2019 Measurement
The W&AM Economic Optimism trend line was largely consistent from May to June. Optimism remained at 63% among the Mass Affluent, and increased 1 percentage point to 64% among HNW households.
INVESTING OUTLOOK – June 2019 Measurement
The W&AM Investment Optimism trend line increased 4 percentage points among the Mass Affluent, from 29% to 33% in June. Among HNW investors, there was a 1 percentage point increase, to 31%.
The looming resumption of trade talks, low unemployment and a stable market kept economic sentiment on a steady course in June. Additionally, news of the Fed’s willingness to take the necessary action to keep the economic expansion strong resulted in a renewed investment optimism among the Mass Affluent.Back to learn