"Greatest Fools" Or "Smartest Men In The Room"?

Here are 2 charts that might give some pause for thought as investors ponder today's exuberance in stocks over the backward-looking GDP extravaganza thanks to surging healthcare costs... as opposed to expectations (the 'thing' stocks are supposed to discount) about future growth...

 

US Stocks are massively outperforming the rest of the world this year...

 

So why are expectations for GDP growth in the US now lower than the World...?

 

Don't try to explain... just BTFD and suck it up - what could go wrong?

 

Charts: Bloomberg

h/t @M_McDonough