In this video, Motley Fool analyst Austin Smith sits down with host Mark Reeth to look at one headline that proves the market is totally bonkers. He discusses why strong employment and homebuilder numbers had the baffling effect of causing stock prices to fall, and why this can only represent an excellent buying opportunity for Foolish long-term investors.
With the American markets reaching new highs, investors and pundits alike are skeptical about future growth. They shouldn't be. Many global regions are still stuck in neutral, and their resurgence could result in windfall profits for select companies. A recent Motley Fool report, "3 Strong Buys for a Global Economic Recovery," outlines three companies that could take off when the global economy gains steam. Click here to read the full report!