Daily Market Updates

10/21/2019

Stocks moved higher today, with every major index currently in positive territory. In economic news, U.S. housing starts have fallen from a 12-year high, but single-family home construction rose for a fourth straight month.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day:   Dow Jones Industrial +56 at 26,827 S&P 500 +21 at 20.52 NASDAQ +73 at 8,162   The 10 Year Treasury up 4 basis points yielding… Read More ›


10/18/2019

Stocks declined today, with every major index finishing in negative territory. In economic news, retail sales fell for the first time in 7 months in September.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones Industrial -254 at 26,770 S&P 500 -12 at 2,986 NASDAQ -67 at 8,089   The 10 Year Treasury down 1 basis point yielding 1.75% Oil prices closed down $0.15 ending at $53.79… Read More ›


10/17/2019

Stocks moved higher as investors react to the news that the U.K. and EU reached a deal on Brexit. In economic news, U.S. housing starts and U.S. weekly jobless claims both came in lower than expected.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones Industrial +24 at 27,026 S&P 500 +8 at 2,998 NASDAQ +33 8,157   The 10 Year Treasury up 1 basis point yielding… Read More ›


10/16/2019

Stocks declined slightly today after a weak retail sales report. In economic news, home builder confidence hit its highest level in two years as mortgage rates lower.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones Industrial -22 at 27,002 S&P 500 -6 at 2,990 NASDAQ -25 at 8,124   The 10 Year Treasury down 2 basis points yielding 1.75% Oil prices closed up $0.50 ending at… Read More ›


10/15/2019

Stocks advanced today, with every major index finishing in positive territory. In economic news, treasury yields increased along with global rates as hopes for the Brexit deal increase.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones Industrial +237 at 27,025 S&P 500 +29 2,996 NASDAQ +100 at 8,149   The 10 Year Treasury up 4 basis points yielding 1.77% Oil prices closed down $0.70 ending at… Read More ›