Stock Market Investor Sentiment During the COVID-19 Pandemic

5/28/2020; 29 minutes

The stock market has been particularly volatile during the pandemic. Joey Engelberg explains how a social media platform for investors called StockTwits can measure investor sentiment during the Covid-19 pandemic. He also presents evidence that pre-Covid political views are affecting the ways investors are processing information about the pandemic, with Democrat investors holding more pessimistic market expectations during the crisis than Republican investors. Recorded on 05/22/2020. (#36039)

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