It’s no secret that the stock markets are in a tailspin.
But it’s a different story when you look at the economy.
The economy is showing signs of strength.
That’s not to say it’s done so well that stocks will fall.
There are still plenty of ways the economy can improve.
The Federal Reserve has been quietly making some noises about whether to raise interest rates in the next few months.
But stocks are still far off their all-time highs.
But with the Fed likely to hold off on raising rates for a year, the economy has turned a corner.
Here’s a look at what the stock and labor markets are looking like in 2018.