MARKET WEEK: SEPTEMBER 16, 2019

The Markets (as of market close September 13, 2019) Stocks continue to rebound from their August declines, posting gains for the third week in a row. Each of the benchmark indexes listed here increased in value, led by the small caps of the Russell 2000, which climbed close to 5.0%. Trade tensions appeared to wane,… Read more »

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MARKET WEEK: SEPTEMBER 9, 2019

The Markets (as of market close September 6, 2019) Stocks climbed last week following positive rhetoric from high-ranking Chinese officials who plan to meet for another round of trade discussions in Washington next month. This is welcome news for investors who saw the United States and China impose additional tariffs on September 1, with the… Read more »

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MARKET WEEK: SEPTEMBER 3, 2019

The Markets (as of market close August 30, 2019) Stocks rebounded last week after China’s Ministry of Commerce indicated that China had no immediate intention to respond to President Trump’s latest threat of an additional round of tariff increases on imports of Chinese goods and services. The result was a surge in stock prices with… Read more »

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MARKET WEEK: AUGUST 26, 2019

The Markets (as of market close August 23, 2019) Stock gains enjoyed earlier last week were lost by week’s end on ramped-up trade war rhetoric from the White House. Stocks surged earlier in the week on favorable earnings reports from some major retailers and a renewed commitment from the Federal Reserve to act accordingly in… Read more »

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