Stocks Mixed Amid Uncertainty- Weekly Update

September 28, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stocks were mixed last week as worries in Washington D.C. over a fiscal stimulus bill being passed to Europe, which is seeing a marked increase of new COVID-19 cases. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 1.75%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 fell 0.63%. The Nasdaq Composite index gained 1.11% […] READ MORE


Tech Sector Slip Continues- Weekly Update

September 21, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stocks slipped as the technology sector remained under pressure and a mid-week announcement by the Federal Reserve failed to inspire investors. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.03%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 fell 0.64%. The Nasdaq Composite index dropped 0.56% for the week. The MSCI EAFE index, which […] READ MORE


Stocks Continue Downward Slide- Weekly Update

September 14, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stocks traveled a volatile path last week as investors appeared concerned about the upcoming elections, an uncertain economy, and more delays with additional fiscal stimulus. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 1.66%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 slumped 2.51%. The Nasdaq Composite index plummeted 4.06% for the week. The […] READ MORE


Stocks Stall as Recovery Continues- Weekly Update

September 9, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street A late week sell-off sent stocks broadly lower as investors took some profits after stocks reached all-time highs earlier in the week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 1.82%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 slumped 2.31%. The Nasdaq Composite index dropped 3.27% for the week. The MSCI EAFE index, […] READ MORE


Stocks Power Higher- Weekly Update

August 31, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stocks advanced relentlessly last week on positive COVID-19 developments, encouraging economic data, and a supportive policy shift in the Fed’s approach to its target inflation rate. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased by 2.59%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 jumped 3.26%. The Nasdaq Composite index leaped 3.39% for the […] READ MORE


Stocks and Consumer Prices Rise- Weekly Update

August 17, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stock prices drifted higher in an otherwise quiet news week, as a slowdown in new COVID-19 cases outweighed a Congressional impasse on a new fiscal-spending measure. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.81%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 rose by 0.64%. The Nasdaq Composite Index inched 0.08% higher for […] READ MORE


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