Category Archives: Weekly Market Blip

Your Weekly Market Blip 4/12/19

It was “Bank shocker Friday” as earnings reports from JP Morgan and Wells Fargo came in better than expected and ignited a stock rally on heavy trading volume. The Dow closed up 269 points at 26,412. For the week the Dow posted a flat performance and is up 12.1% for the year. On the Greystone…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 4/5/19

The Dow ended the week with a small gain of 40 points to 26,424 on light trading volume. There is cautious optimism over progress in trade talks with China. For the week the Dow gained 487 points or 1.8%. The jobs report for March came in better than expected with 196,000 new jobs versus expectations…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 3/29/19

Today marks the end of the first quarter and it was a good one. After a nasty December 2018 US equities as measured by the Dow are up 11.2% while the NASDAQ is higher by 16.5%. The Dow closed out trading this week with a 211-point gain at 25,928 on lower volume. The NASDAQ was…
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Your Weekly Market Blip 3/22/19

Stocks ended the week with a thud as PMI readings from the US came in lower than expected falling from 53 to 52.3 which is the lowest reading in 21 months. Data from international economies is also a growing concern, with China and Europe being the most significant factors. The Dow took away all its…
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