2022 can be described as a world-shattering year in terms of geopolitical and economic events. The world’s main movers saw their stocks heavily fluctuating and falling after the occurrence of several developments topped by Russia’s invasion to Ukraine, soaring oil prices to the aggravation of the Chinese zero Covid policy and, most importantly, peak inflation which all together created a supply chain disruption and pushed Central Banks all over the world to adopt a steep hiking cycle. Consequently, markets began to slide and recorded the worst performance since the 2008 financial crisis.
In what follows, we will first discuss the performance of global markets during that year (US market, European Market, and emerging market), then we will analyze the Lebanese market from the performance of the overall market, followed by an in-depth analysis of the performance of the Solidere stocks.
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2022 A Tough Year For Global Stock Markets