U.S. Performance Dashboard – August 2022
- U.S. equities began August continuing in rebound mode but reversed course to end the month in negative territory after a hawkish Fed and recession fears weighed on investors. The S&P 500® posted a loss of 4%, while the S&P MidCap 400® and S&P SmallCap 600® performed similarly with 3% and 4% declines.
- All factor indices posted losses, with High Beta and Growth in the rear.
- Most sectors posted losses; Energy and Utilities were the exceptions.