Tag: Global Economy

Trade and Tariffs Rattle Markets – Weekly Update

July 2, 2018 | By Steven DiGregorio

International trade concerns continue to create uncertainty in markets around the world. Despite the markets’ slight rises on Friday, June 29, they recorded losses for the week. The S&P 500 fell 1.33%, the Dow gave back 1.26%, and the NASDAQ dropped 2.37%. Internationally, the MSCI EAFE declined 1.10%. Friday also marked Q2’s last trading day. […] READ MORE

Special Quarterly Update – Q2 Coming Into Focus – Weekly Update

July 17, 2017 | By Steven DiGregorio

Last Friday, stocks closed on more record highs. The S&P 500 rose 1.41% and the Dow climbed 1.04% – both closing at new peaks.[1] The NASDAQ reported a 2.58% gain and the MSCI EAFE posted a 2.38% increase.[2] Despite continuing headlines from Washington, the markets remain productive and strong.[3] New Q2 numbers also rolled in last week, giving […] READ MORE