Tag: Wall Street

A Challenging Week for Stocks – Weekly Update

October 19, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stocks treaded water last week amid fading prospects for a stimulus bill, fears of a second wave of COVID-19 cases, and increasing political and regulatory pressures on Big Tech companies. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added just 0.07% while the Standard & Poor’s 500 eked out a gain of 0.19%. […] READ MORE


Stocks Rise, Stimulus Uncertain- Weekly Update

October 12, 2020 | By Steven DiGregorio

The Week on Wall Street Stocks staged a powerful rally last week, riding a wave of optimism over the prospect of the passage of a new fiscal stimulus bill. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 3.27%, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 increased 3.84%. The Nasdaq Composite index gained 4.56% for the week. The MSCI […] READ MORE


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


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