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There is broad-based selling in capital markets as coronavirus-related headlines linger.
Markets are dealing with a trifecta of issues: continued coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns, a collapse in oil prices and flaring tensions with North Korea.
The uncertainty around the coronavirus continues to weigh on the market. It is leading to wide price swings in both directions.
We became more positive on equities late last week after adopting a more cautious short-term stance in late January.
The technology sector has outperformed the S&P 500 index by roughly 25% over the last year and with four 1-trillion dollar companies representing almost 17% of the S&P 500, some comparisons are being made to the technology bubble of the late 1990s.
Coronavirus concerns continue to weigh on markets as investors focus on the spread of the virus.