Tag Archives: Labor

Your Weekly Blip 11/6/20

Stocks ended the trading week in mixed fashion with the Dow down 66 at 28,323. Trading volume was higher. Banks were lower while tech and renewable energy did well. For the week the Dow gained over 7%. October labor growth came in at a plus 638,000 new jobs topping estimates which had called for 575k…
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Your Weekly blip 9/11/20

Stocks finished the trading week on a mixed note with the Dow up while the NASDAQ was down. At the close the Dow gained 131 points to 27,665. Trading volume was down for the day. IBD has markets as “rally under pressure”. For the week the Dow was down about 1.5%. The US Labor Dept…
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Your Monday Market Blip 5/6/19

Stocks opened the day down about 300 points as trade talks hit rough water and sparked a global selloff in stocks with the Shanghai Composite getting hit hard and leading all sellers. As the day wore on however the US markets began to recover and at the close the Dow was off only 66 points…
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Your Thursday Market Blip 8/9/18

Stocks continue to trade in mixed fashion as earnings reports are mostly over with and the August doldrums are here. Amazon today traded over $1,900 for the first time and the company appears ready to join Apple in the trillion-dollar market cap club. Every time I talk to an employee at Amazon I get the…
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