Monthly Archives: May 2017

Your Monday Market Blip 5/8/17

Another flat to mixed day on Wall Street. The Dow traded in positive and negative territory before closing with a 5 point gain to 21,011 on light trading volume. All is all it was a sleeper. Goldman Sachs issued a report today saying that the current economic uptrend could continue for some time. The longest…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 5/5/17

Stocks today finished a relatively flat week with the Dow closing up 55 points to 21,006. Trading volume was weaker than a kitten. For the week the Dow eked out a gain of 0.25%. Elections in France will occur this weekend and the pols predict a big win for centrist candidate Macron which is helping…
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Your Thursday Market Blip 5/4/17

Stocks continue to trade near highs but in mixed fashion as the Dow fell 6 points to 20,951 while the S&P and NASDAQ made small gains. Trading volume was heavier on the Dow. After the closing bell on Wednesday both Tesla and Facebook reported earnings. Tesla’s numbers were a bit disappointing but revenue shot higher…
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Your Wednesday Market Blip 5/3/17

Markets today traded mixed on light volume as the S&P 500 fell while the Dow pulled out a gain of 8 points to 20,957. Apple, the big fruit company out of Cupertino, CA, reported earnings after the closing bell yesterday and the numbers were a bit disappointing. Profits were higher by 11% beating estimates but…
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