Daily Market Updates

September 27, 2019

Despite a lot of background noise, the Dow was up more than 100 points in the early going before a Bloomberg story that the White House is considering limits on U.S. investment into China, aggravating the protracted trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies. At the close: DOW -71 to 26820 S&P -16 to 2962 NASDAQ -91 to 7940 OIL -.55 to 55.85 GOLD -10 to 1505 In corporate news shares… Read More ›


09/26/2019

Stocks declined today as investors assessed the whistle blower complaint. In economic news, pending home sales rebounded in August rising by 1.6%.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones Industrial -80 at 26,891 S&P 500 -7 at 2,977 NASDAQ -47 at 8,030   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 5 basis points yielding 1.68% Oil prices closed up $0.08 ending at $56.40 a barrel Gold… Read More ›


09/25/2019

Stocks moved higher today after President Trump announced a U.S.-China trade deal could happen sooner than expected. In economic news, weekly mortgage rates dropped 10% as interest rates increase.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day:   Dow Jones Industrial +163 at 26,791 S&P 500 +18 at 2,985 NASDAQ +84 at 8,077   The 10 Year Treasury closed up 9 basis points yielding 1.73% Oil prices closed… Read More ›


09/24/2019

Stocks began the day positive but ended the day down, with every major index finishing in negative territory. In economic news, consumer confidence slipped in September to a reading of 125.1 vs 133.5 expected.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones Industrial -142 at 26,807 S&P 500 -25 at 2,966 NASDAQ -119 at 7,993   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 7 basis points yielding… Read More ›


09/23/2019

Stocks began the day negative but gained some momentum and the DOW ended in positive territory. In economic news, U.S. manufacturing sector activity hit a 5-month high, with a reading of 51.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones Industrial +15 at 26,949 S&P 500 flat at 2,992 NASDAQ -5 at 8,112   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 4 basis points yielding 1.71% Oil… Read More ›