Souring Outlook

Souring Outlook

OVERVIEW   The U.S stock market deteriorated last week as all three major stock indices posted declines. The S&P 500 index fell 2.21%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 1.28%, and the Nasdaq Composite plummeted 4.13%. Growth stocks led the decline,...
A Low?

A Low?

OVERVIEW   The U.S. stock market bounced last week after three straight weeks of declines. The S&P rose 6.45%, the Dow gained 5.39%, and the Nasdaq surged 7.49%. As for foreign markets, developed country stocks rose 2.8%, and emerging markets gained 0.65%....
Slowing Down

Slowing Down

OVERVIEW   The U.S. stock market surged higher last week, notching its best week of the year and snapping a multi-week losing streak. A handful of earnings results and economic data helped boost investor sentiment, and all three major stock indexes jumped at...
Losing Gains

Losing Gains

OVERVIEW   The S&P 500 index of large U.S. stocks fell 3.05%, its seventh straight week of declines. That’s the index’s longest losing streak since the dot-com bubble burst in 2001. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 2.9%, its eighth-straight weekly...