2020 Second-Quarter Market Update & Outlook
Markets rebounded in the second quarter, responding to record government stimulus and economic data that was better than expected. U.S. stocks posted the best quarter in 20 years, and international shares also delivered strong gains. The Federal Reserve (Fed) boosted liquidity in the bond market, helping both taxable and tax-free bonds post above-average returns. Read on for additional details on the second-quarter market performance and investment outlook.