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by Robert F. Baur, Ph.D. , Executive Director, Chief Global Economist
Even though equity markets in general have kept up their merry move higher this New Year, there has been a subtle shift in performance that some analysts consider to be part of a broad topping pattern. We’d suggest it’s more a consolidation before another leg higher. Let us give a bit of background and describe the controversy.