Category Archives: Weekly Market Blip

Your Weekly Market Blip 10/12/18

Stocks rebounded like Denis Rodman on the basket ball court with the Dow up 287 at 25,339 to end a wild trading week. Trading volume on Friday was low which means that the big boys are still on the sidelines like first year boy scouts huddled on the dock because they are too afraid to…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 10/5/18

The market is trying to figure out how to cope with rising interest rates. The 10-year US treasury climbed above 3.2% thanks to strong economic reports. Wall Street is trying to factor in the effects of rates moving up faster than expected. At the close the Dow was off 180 points to 26,447. Trading volume…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 9/28/18

Stocks ended the day, the week and the third quarter with decent performance. The Dow finished the day up 18 on lighter volume to 26,458. For the week the Dow fell about 1.1% and for the quarter was up 9.4% bringing the ytd return to 7%. European stocks were lower after Italy said it would…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 9/21/18

It was a slow news day and the markets saw some sector rotation. Investors moved out of tech and into energy and utilities, which doesn’t really play into the whole China/tariff thing. The Dow ended up gaining 86 points to close at 26,743 while the NASDAQ was down half a percent. We wonder if some…
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