Tag Archives: Small Business

Your Thursday Market Blip 4/2/20

It was another day of extremes as unemployment claims surged by 6.65 million which indicates a 10% unemployment rate. Meanwhile oil prices jumped 21% on a possible Saudi Russia output cut. At the close the Dow was up 469 at 21,413. Trading volume was higher. BTS remains on the sidelines and said that while all…
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Your Tuesday Market Blip 1/8/19

China and the US concluded trade talks and a general feeling of optimism was in the air. US Commerce Secretary Wilbur “Pretty Wilbur” Ross felt they could reach a deal that “we can live with” while China’s foreign minister said it had “good faith” in the proceedings. When asked about the trade talks in an…
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Your Monday Market Blip 6/18/18

The markets opened lower as tariffs between the US and China drove headlines. At the close the Dow was off 103 points on light volume to 24,987. Meanwhile the NASDAQ was higher thanks to Amazon, Faceplant and some other tech stocks like Square and Tweeter all moving higher. Small business in the US is one…
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Your Tuesday Market Blip 1/9/17

Stocks traded mixed today as the NASDAQ hit a new high while the Dow traded both sides of the fence before finally closing the day off 31 points to 19,855. Trading volume was higher for the Dow but lighter for the NASDAQ. Medical sector stocks were the star performers in the NASDAQ while transports and…
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