Fed Rate Hike Triggers Market Dip – Weekly Update

June 21, 2022 | By Steven DiGregorio

Stocks Tumble Stocks were under pressure all week due to inflation worries, higher yields, and rising recession concerns. In advance of the much-awaited mid-week meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), bond yields jumped, and stocks retreated on speculation that the Fed might raise rates by 75 basis points. When the Fed announced a […] READ MORE


Don’t Go it Alone

May 23, 2022 | By Steven DiGregorio

When markets cycle lower like they have been lately, perspective is critical. If you’re not connected to someone with experience, it can be easy to miss the big picture. If you zoom out a bit in history, most investors haven’t lived through a prolonged price drawdown. For example, a bond fund manager would need to […] READ MORE


Special Update: Quarterly Report – Weekly Update

April 6, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Modest declines in stock prices this week masked the volatile inter- and intraday price swings as investors digested poor economic data and a warning from the president that the worst days of the COVID-19 pandemic may still lie ahead. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 2.70%, while the Standard & […] READ MORE


Equities Slip on Virus Concerns – Weekly Update

February 3, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stock benchmarks declined for a second straight week as coronavirus news tempered risk appetite. The S&P 500 fell 2.14% on the week. The Nasdaq Composite dipped 1.76%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average, 2.55%. Away from North America, developed markets slumped 2.24%, according to MSCI’s EAFE index. , The Fed […] READ MORE


Nasdaq Composite, S&P 500 Rise – Weekly Update

October 21, 2019 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Earnings helped give the Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500 a slight lift last week, offsetting investor disappointment over the small scope of the preliminary U.S.-China trade deal reached on October 11. Blue chips took a small weekly loss. The Nasdaq and S&P respectively gained 0.40% and 0.54% on the week. […] READ MORE


Benchmarks End Week Lower – Weekly Update

September 30, 2019 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stocks retreated last week. Traders worried that the formal impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump might distract White House officials from their pursuit of a trade deal with China, and shift the focus of Congress away from consideration of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). Also, news broke Friday that the […] READ MORE


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