Factset Insight: Welcome to Shareholder Meeting Month

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Still with another key week of earnings underway, the focus will soon shift away from the dollars and cents to verbal cues provided at shareholder gatherings around the world. With most of these events now held in person, knowing when volatility is likely to strike is pivotal for traders. Back in Q1, we noted that March is prime time for corporate conferences before earnings season begins. Before summer break ensues, shareholder meetings take the spotlight right as the “sell in May and go away” crowd makes noise.