Monthly Archives: November 2015

Your Weekly Market Blip 11/13/15

Stocks continued to decline aided by falling oil prices and weak consumer sales data. The Dow closed off 190 points to 17,257. Trading volume edged higher. For the week the Dow fell over 600 points or about 3.5%. Upscale retail for sale! Nordstrom’s reported disappointing results yesterday sending shares lower by about 15%. Overall sales…
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Your Thursday Market Blip 11/12/15

Rate hike and falling commodity concerns pushed stocks lower today as the Dow retreated 254 points to 17,448. Trading volume spiked indicating the big boys were taking money off the table. The S&P 500 slipped into the red again for the year. Yesterday, Macy’s Department store reported disappointing numbers which highlighted the fact that consumer…
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Your Veteran’s Day Market Blip 11/11/15

Stocks today were lower at the close with the Dow falling 56 points on tepid volume to finish at 17,702. Throughout the day the markets traded in positive and negative territory. This type of trading action shows that markets are in a “pause mode” following a strong rally in October. Bank of America (aka the…
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Your Tuesday Market Blip 11/10/15

Stocks today were mixed as the Dow started lower and finished higher. At the close the Dow gained 27 at 17,758. Trading volume for the Dow lower but on the NASDAQ it was higher thanks to a tech retreat.   Tech shares were lower on news of slowing demand for iPhones in Asia. Credit Suisse…
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