Fluctuations in the Dow Jones Industrial Average are not a measure of how the economy is doing. They can reflect upheaval in the economy, or act as leading or lagging indicators of its trends, but they are not, in and of themselves, measurements of its health.
Remember when @realDonaldTrump warned during the campaign that your 401k's and stocks would "disintegrate and disappear" if @JoeBiden won? Well, the Dow Jones industrial average just reached a record high of 30,000 points. And it's 3 weeks since Election Day.
Breaking News EU agrees to cut tariffs and import more soybeans: talking heads still spouting yesterday's guessing game. Meanwhile the Dow Jones Industrial Average is surging.
Maybe Trump's approach is working?