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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 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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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 | 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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