Tag Archives: ISM

Your Weekly Blip 6/7/21

The Markets,Last week the Dow gained about 0.66% over the course of the week to close at 34,756. Trading volume for the period was down but this was due to a Memorial Day shortened trading week. IBD still lists the rally as “under pressure” citing a series of higher volume down days since a record…
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Your Wednesday Blip 11/4/20

With the election results in limbo and possibly headed to a contested outcome the markets showed upward bias with the Dow posting a closing gain 367 points at 27,847. Trading volume was higher. Bank stocks were down while large cap growth and tech stocks ran higher. While the presidential results are uncertain and could take…
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Your Tuesday Blip 7/7/20

The Dow tumbled 396 points to 25,890 on light trading volume. Shares of Boeing pulled the Dow lower while gold stocks and some tech positions continue to trade in positive territory. In economic news the ISM Non-Manufacturing Index for June rose 11.7 points to 57.1 which was the biggest single-month jump in the history of…
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Your Monday Market Blip 12/2/19

At the close the Dow belly flopped 268 points on heavy trading volume to close at 27,783. Stocks had opened higher but then reversed when President Trump tweeted he was reinstating steel and aluminum tariffs on Brazil and Argentina. The thinking is that both nations have allowed their currencies to fall relative to the dollar…
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