Traders worry about coronavirus

Stock Market Update Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 Stocks bounced back after a rough start this morning. The coronavirus was a hot topic again today, after 600 confirmed cases have been reported, including cases in Singapore and the U.S. And China locking down some cities to prevent the spread of the virus ahead of their Lunar […]

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Stocks mixed, but Tesla soars!

Stock Market Update Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 Stocks opened the day strong, but erased most of the day’s gains as the session went on. The major indices opened higher then rallied. IBM (IBM) helped with today’s early jump after traders responded to the company’s better than expected earnings. The stock was up 3.0% at the […]

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Worries over Coronavirus send stocks lower

Stock Market Update Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 News from China was moving the markets today. But this time it wasn’t trade news. It was news of the coronavirus in China that was moving the markets. The virus has killed 6 people and the CDC confirmed the first U.S. case. Stocks opened lower and then bounced […]

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Stocks continue to rise ahead of U.S – China trade deal signing

Stock Market Update Monday, January 13th, 2020 Stocks rallied to new records today, with the tech sector leading the way. There wasn’t anything of real significance on today’s economic calendar. But optimism over a “Phase One” deal (expected to be signed on Wednesday) and news that the U.S. removed China from its list of currency […]

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DOW above 29,000 for the first time ever!

Stock Market Update Sunday, January 12th, 2020 Stocks cruised to record highs this week. But a week ago, it didn’t look like this would be the case. Heading into the open on Monday, traders were worried about tensions in the Middle East. And how Iran might retaliate in response to the Iranian general that was […]

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Dow at 29,000 this week?

Stock Market Update Thursday, January 9th, 2020 It was a record breaking day today. After a higher open, stocks drifted higher for most of the morning. There was a small pullback during lunch. But another push higher in the afternoon left the major indices near highs of the day.

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How To Escape The Rat Race Forever

How To Escape The Rat Race Forever (4 min read) Have you ever felt stuck in the “rat race?” Are you tired of trying to get ahead with no end in sight – tired of doing the same repetitive job over and over again? In this article, I will show you how to escape the […]

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Iran fires missiles, and markets rally?!?

Stock Market Update Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 If you missed the headlines and don’t have access to an overnight chart, you would have never guessed that markets were in a panic last night. After news hit that Iran had launched missiles at U.S. and coalition forces in Iraq, index futures plummeted and Gold (GC) and […]

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Tensions with Iran? Traders don’t care!

Stock Market Update Monday, January 6th, 2020 On Friday, stocks dropped after news that an Iranian general was killed by a U.S. drone strike. And this morning stocks were down again over Middle East tensions. Iran threatened to retaliate over the weekend and said they will no longer abide by the 2015 nuclear deal. And […]

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What a year!!!

Stock Market Update Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 The final numbers are in. And although stocks retreated slightly from record highs, 2019 was the best year for stocks in 6 years! The S&P finished the year with a 28.9% gain. The NASDAQ saw an impressive 35.2% gain for the year. And the DOW was up 22.3%.

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