On August 26, analysts caught wind that Jessica Alba’s Honest Company - a producer of environmentally friendly infant products - would be going public. However, The Honest Company isn’t your typical for-profit business. It is one of thousands of “benefit corporations,” or “B corps,” that puts a social or environmental cause before profits. That’s a fact investors will have to get behind before they buy in to the nearly $1 billion company. Should you consider it?
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Market sentiment is the crowd psychology of market participants and can help give investors a clue of the future direction of a market. With the S&P 500 index hitting all-time highs, investors should pay attention to sentiment indicators to see if the current outlook is too rosy. Here are three sentiment indicators that will help guide you through the current market environment.