Neutral outlook drops to 10-week low

  • Jul 19, 2020 AEST
  • Team Kalkine


The latest AAII Sentiment Survey revealed that both optimism and pessimism are on a rise. The percentage of individual investors calling their 6-month outlook for stocks as neutral is at a 10-week low. As per the survey:

  • Bullish sentiment rose by 3.7 percentage points to 30.8%
  • Neutral sentiment fell 6.4 percentage points to 23.8%
  • Bearish sentiment rebounded by 2.7 percentage points to 45.4%

The prevailing pessimism rates represent fears about the coronavirus pandemic and the economy. Nevertheless, many AAII leaders have been motivated by the stock market turnaround from its lows in March.


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