Equities, in the wee hours, were looking to end the week on a positive note, inspired by a V. Putin comment that ceasefire talks have taken "positive shifts." However, as I type, the Dow has given back the lion's share of those gains, the S&P 500 is flat and the Nasdaq is now in the red. While we'll pray that indeed there's light (very soon) at the end of this tragic tunnel, keep in mind, this is the same V. Putin who said there'd be no invasion right up to the day it began.
The University of Michigan's consumer sentiment survey for March was released this morning, and, well...
"We have evolved, technologically, tremendous evolution. But inwardly, psychologically, we have hardly moved. We are still very very primitive."
--J. Krishnamurti, 1981
Have a great day!