The last few months have been full of emotional turbulence for many people for a variety of reasons. Lives were lost and just about everyone’s lifestyle has been fundamentally and perhaps permanently altered as a result of COVID-19, the subsequent global lockdowns and the social tensions in many US urban centers. It affected employment, consumer behavior patterns, family structures, and in short, just about everything. Such turbulence has not however been evident in many headline stock market indexes, which have seen large-cap tech-dominated US indices being pushed to new highs. Read more.