Dow closes with new record because of Boeing!?

Stock Market Update Monday, November 11th, 2019 Today Bond markets were closed in observance of Veterans Day. But major U.S. exchanges were open in spite of the bank holiday. This morning stocks opened lower and quickly slide to session lows. But after the weak open, stocks made a push higher.

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Rally running out of steam?

Stock Market Update Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 Stocks chopped around for the most of the day. But there was some action late morning when stocks slide on trade news. Stocks dipped after a Reuters report said that the U.S. and China probably won’t meet to sign a trade deal until December.

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Dow makes another record high

Stock Market Update Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 Stocks finished the day mixed after a strong start this morning. The major indices were higher at the open after a Financial Times report said that the U.S. is considering removing certain tariffs on Chinese goods.

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Stocks drop after spooky morning slide

Stock Market Update Thursday, October 31st, 2019 It was a rough day for stocks. But it could have been a lot worse. After making record highs for 3 days straight stocks retreated. The S&P was in pretty much a freefall during the first 75 minutes of trading. But after making lows for the week, the […]

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Stocks mixed after massive earnings day

Stock Market Update Thursday, October 24th, 2019 Today was the busiest day of earnings season. And it was a wild one! The major indices kicked off the day with gains. But after making session highs, stocks retreated. And just 30 minutes into the trading day stocks were negative.

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S&P above 3,000 but Boeing holds back DOW

Stock Market Update Monday, October 21st, 2019 Stocks got off to a great start today. Over the weekend, China’s main trade negotiator said that there has been “substantial progress” on trade. The trade optimism helped stocks open the day higher.

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Friday was bad! – Here’s what happened…

Stock Market Update Sunday, October 20th, 2019 Stocks looked good last week. At least until Friday. On Monday, stocks were slightly lower. But on Tuesday stocks rallied on better than expected earnings from banks. Wednesday was a small down day after weaker than expected Retail Sales numbers (the first decline in 7 months). But another […]

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Big news: Earnings and Brexit – but stocks go nowhere

Stock Market Update Thursday, October 17th, 2019 Stocks opened strong after reports of a new Brexit deal. The new deal was announced by U.K Prime Minister Boris Johnson. But there’s still a major hurdle to overcome…it needs to be approved by British Parliament, which will vote on the deal this Saturday.

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