Daily Market Updates

June 25, 2019

The market is still on track for the best first half in 22 years but has stalled over the last couple of days as we await the G20 Summit later this week and any news on China trade. The market opened little changed today but dropped after a disappointing consumer sentiment number and cautious comments from the Fed regarding lowering interest rates too much. At the close: DOW -179 to 26548 S&P… Read More ›


06/24/2019

Stocks finished the day mixed as investors await the meeting between President Trump and President Xi. In economic news, U.S. treasury yields have declined amid tensions with Iran. Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day:   Dow Jones Industrial +9 at 26,727 S&P 500 finished -5 at 2,945 NASDAQ finished -26 at 8,005   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 4 basis points yielding 2.02% Oil prices closed… Read More ›


06/21/2019

Stocks declined today, after reaching record highs yesterday. In economic news, U.S. Treasury yields on track for weekly declines after Fed signals possible cut ahead, while manufacturing PMI hit its lowest reading since 2009.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day:   Dow Jones Industrial -34 at 26,719 S&P 500 -4 at 2,950 NASDAQ -20 at 8,031   The 10 Year Treasury closed up 6 basis points… Read More ›


06/20/2019

Stocks moved higher today as the Fed hinted at possible interest rate cuts as soon as next month. In economic news, U.S. weekly jobless claims were less than expected coming in at 216,000, while the S&P 500 hit an all-time high this morning.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day:   Dow Jones Industrial +250 26,753 S&P 500 +28 2,954 NASDAQ +64 at 8,051   The 10… Read More ›


06/19/2019

Stocks moved higher today as the Fed announced they will leave rates unchanged and predict no change for the rest of 2019. In economic news, U.S. housing starts fell in May, while home builder sentiment inched lower despite demand for single-family homes. Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day:   Dow Jones Industrial +39 at 26,504 S&P 500 +9 2,926 NASDAQ +33 at 7,987   The 10 Year… Read More ›