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Market Watch Weekly | July 19, 2021 | Peak Growth?

“Peak growth” is the buzzy phrase used nowadays in discussing the rate of change in corporate earnings, U.S. gross domestic product, stock prices, government and central bank stimulus, and inflation......

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Market Watch Weekly | July 12, 2021 | Space Travel

Equity markets are basically unchanged this week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 83.81 points, or 0.2%, to 34,870.16, while the S&P 500 rose 0.4%, to 4369.55......

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Market Watch Weekly | July 5, 2021 | Q2 In Review

U.S. equities rallied in Q2 with the S&P posting its fifth straight quarterly gain in the wake of the 20% drawdown in Q1 of 2020. Growth outperformed value, reversing a good chunk of the underperformance seen in Q1......

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Market Watch Weekly | June 28, 2021 | Microsoft's Record

Stocks soared as the markets recovered from rate-hike jitters. The Nasdaq Composite set multiple highs (joined by the S&P 500 on Thursday) . Microsoft passed $2 trillion in market value......

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Market Watch Weekly | June 21, 2021 | Volatility Signs

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite started the week with new records, stumbled before the Federal Reserve meeting, fell, recovered, and fell again. For the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its worst weekly loss since October......

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Market Watch Weekly | June 14, 2021 | Fed's Meeting

When April’s CPI was released on May 12, the market took it on the chin, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite down 2.7% in one day, taking the brunt of damage. This past week, however, it was the Dow Jones Industrial Average that was hit the hardest....

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Market Watch Weekly | June 7, 2021 | Still Market

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 226.94 points, or 0.7%, to 34,756.39 this past week, while the S&P 500 index advanced 0.6%, to 4229.89, and the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.5%, to 13,814.49......

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Market Watch Weekly | May 31, 2021 | May Recap

For the month of May, the 30 -stock Dow and the S&P 500 gained 1.9% and 0.6%, posting their fourth up month in a row. The tech-heavy Nasdaq, however, suffered a 1.5% loss this month for its first negative month in seven......

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Market Watch Weekly | May 25, 2021 | Tech Rises

On the surface, it looked like nothing much happened this past week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 174.29 points, or 0.5%, to 34,207.84, while the S&P 500 index declined 0.4%, to 4155.86, and the Nasdaq Composite rose 0.3%, to 13,470.99......

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Market Watch Weekly | May 17, 2021| Inflation Signs

The major averages experienced a roller-coaster week that saw the blue-chip Dow drop nearly 1,200 points from Monday to Wednesday. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq fell 4% and 5%, respectively, during that period......

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