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Market Watch Weekly | September 20, 2021 | Potential Debt Default

Uncertainties keep revolving around Washington DC , the possible debt default of Evergrande, China’s second-largest property developer, and the outcome of the FOMC meeting this week, where the Fed could strike a more hawkish tone......

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Market Watch Weekly | September 7, 2021 | Jobs Report Disappoints

More than 75% of the S&P 500 reported better earnings in the second quarter of 2021 than in 2019. In the past week, the S&P and Nasdaq Composite set new highs, despite a Delta variant surge......

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Market Watch Weekly | August 30, 2021 | Jackson Hole Recap

Stocks rallied on Food and Drug Administration approval of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine. The Nasdaq Composite and the S&P 500 hit highs, and Bitcoin edged over $50,000......

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Market Watch Weekly | August 23, 2021 | Tech Plays

Stock indexes finished the week in the red, with the bulk of the week’s selling coming on Tuesday and Wednesday. The S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite, and Dow Jones Industrial Average each sank close to 2% over those days......

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Market Watch Weekly | August 16, 2021 | Railway Takeover

Stock indexes edged higher, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average notching records. Inflation data was the main talking point: July consumer prices rose at a slower pace, bolstering the Federal Reserve’s case for “transitory” increases....

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Market Watch Weekly | August 9, 2021 | Cautious Stance

Stocks tied to the economic recovery rose after a stronger-than-expected jobs report on Friday, sending two key market averages to all-time highs......

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Market Watch Weekly | August 3, 2021 | FOMC Meeting

Stock indexes were mostly flat for the week with Q3 earnings and revenue guidance, as opposed to actual Q2 results, driving much of the market gyration. The S&P 500 lost 0.37%, to 4395.29, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.36%, to 34,936.13......

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Market Watch Weekly | July 26, 2021 | Early Week Sell-off

By looking at Monday’s sell-off – the one that saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average drop 725.81 points, or 2.1%, to start the week – we can assume investors had decided that the spread of the Delta variant of Covid-19 was something worth dumping......

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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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