Stock Market News: 4-13-19

Markets: It was a mixed week for the market, with the NASDAQ and the S&P 500 posting good gains. The DOW and RUSSELL trailed. The market was buoyed on Friday by positive earnings report from JPMorgan and PNC; and the unveiling of its pricing for its new streaming service from Disney. Oil also gained this week.
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Stock Market News: 10-27-18

Markets: It was yet another turbulent week for the market, with all 4 indexes down at least around -3% or more. The DOW held up the best, but still lost -2.97%, while the S&P trailed, losing nearly -4%. Both the DOW and the S&P are now in the red for 2018. The Russell small caps and the NASDAQ both lost ~-3.8%.
Disappointing earnings reports from
WTI rose .52%, finishing the week at $67.62, while Natural Gas fell -.34%.
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Stock Market News: 8-25-18

Markets: It was an up week for the market, as tariff war fears subsided a bit, crude oil rallied, and the Fed struck a moderate tone at its annual conference.
The Russell small caps and the NASDAQ led, while the DOW and S&P 500 also gained.

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Stock Market News: 8-4-18

Markets: It was yet another mixed week for the market, with the DOW flat, and the S&P 500, NASDAQ, and RUSSELL small caps all up. Apple’s robust earnings helped the bulls, but the bears were aided by ongoing tariff troubles. On Friday, the market shook off a tepid jobs report.
“U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, weighed down by financials, as worries of a trade war between the United States and China were heightened after the White House proposed 25% tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. The increase is up from a previously proposed 10% duty because China has refused to meet Washington’s demands and has imposed retaliatory tariffs on U.S. goods. Beijing responded to the new threat saying it was ready to escalate the trade war.” Click here to read more…