And there’s no arguing that peaks in IPOs have occurred near major tops in the boutiques market and close to the onset of recessions. Recessions are cathartic processes that unwind the excesses of the past expansion cycle. stock prices are less than 5% from their all-time highs despite the heightened trade tension. Ever since Trump's weekend tweet cratered the trade talks three weeks ago, the stock market has behaved in an unusual way. Could a stampede of unicorns mark a market top, and their subsequent cull sink the American economy? Both 1999 and 2007 were unusually strong years for IPOs that were swiftly followed by nasty bear markets in stocks and downturns in the economy. Look for it in 2-3 years. Should these and others make it to the stock exchange, 2019 could prove to be one of the biggest years on record for the amount of money raised in U.S.-listed IPOs.
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