Market Week November 11th, 2019
The Dow hit a new record high last week, and each of the benchmark indexes listed here posted solid gains as investors received encouraging news on the trade front. Both the United States and China sent signals out that an initial trade agreement would be signed in the near future, marking the first phase of the trade deal between the economic giants.
Market Week November 4th, 2019
A better-than-expected jobs report and strong third-quarter earnings from some major companies drove stock prices higher fr the fourth consecutive week.
Market Week October 28th, 2019
Solid corporate earnings reports and encouraging signs on the trade war front spurred stocks higher last week. The S&P 500 reached its second highest closign value by last Friday, while Dow is nearing a record high.
Market Week October 21st, 2019
For the second week in a row, each of the benchmark indexes listed here (except for the dow) posted gains last week. Stocks got a boost from some strong third-quarter earnings reports as several large financial institutions recorded strong earnings.
Market Week October 14th, 2019
Last week, President Trump said the United States and China had reached a "substantial, phase-one" agreement to resolve the trade war between the economic giants.
Market Week October 7th, 2019
Stocks and long-term bond yeilds fell again last week as fears of an economic slowdown, both here and abroad, worried investors.
Market Week September 30th, 2019
Each of the benchmark indexes listed here lost value for the second consecutive week, with the S&P 500, the Dow, and the Nasdaq sinking to levels not seen since August.