Market Review: January 15, 2021

Closing Recap Friday, January 15, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -177.26 0.57% 30,814 S&P 500 -27.29 0.72% 3,768 Nasdaq -114.14 0.87% 12,998 Russell 2000 -32.15 1.49% 2,123   Equity Market Recap ·     Stocks in the U.S. finish the week lower, with major averages dropping on Friday amid weakness in financials (on mixed bank earnings Citi, JPM, WFC EPS beats … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: January 15, 2021

Mid-Morning Look Friday, January 15, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials -232.85 0.75% 30,758 S&P 500 -29.81 0.79% 3,765 Nasdaq -90.80 0.70% 13,020 Russell 2000 -46.43 2.15% 2,108     Major U.S. averages open the trading day weaker, falling over 1% across the board and on track for its worst weekly returns since October (as per CNBC) following … Read More

Morning Preview: January 15, 2021

Early Look Friday, January 15, 2021 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow -134.00 0.43% 30,775 S&P 500 -17.25 0.45% 3,774 Nasdaq -42.50 0.33% 12,859     U.S. futures are pointing lower, adding to late yesterday’s slide as hopes of a fiscal boost provided by a $1.9 trillion U.S. stimulus plan were overshadowed by the prospect of stricter lockdowns in France and … Read More

Market Review: January 14, 2021

Closing Recap Thursday, January 14, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -68.94 0.22% 30,991 S&P 500 -14.30 0.38% 3,795 Nasdaq -16.31 0.12% 13,112 Russell 2000 43.30 2.05% 2,155   Equity Market Recap ·     Markets slipped in the final hour of trading, but major averages still recorded intraday all-time highs for the Dow Industrials, Dow Transports, Nasdaq Composite, Russell 2000 Smallcaps … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: January 14, 2021

Mid-Morning Look Thursday, January 14, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 144.70 0.47% 31,205 S&P 500 12.94 0.34% 3,822 Nasdaq 77.26 0.59% 13,206 Russell 2000 34.17 1.62% 2,146     Another positive start for U.S. equities, rising despite a weaker jobless claims report (big jump in first time claims) as investors look to President-elect Joe Biden who is … Read More

Morning Preview: January 14, 2021

Early Look Thursday, January 14, 2021 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow 64.00 0.21% 31,023 S&P 500 1.25 0.03% 3,805 Nasdaq -35.50 0.27% 12,937     U.S. stock futures are ticking slightly higher ahead of President elect Joe Biden’s detailed plans for a fresh coronavirus relief package, expected later today. The proposal is expected to include sizable direct payments to American … Read More

Market Review: January 13, 2021

Closing Recap Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -8.22 0.03% 31,060 S&P 500 8.65 0.23% 3,809 Nasdaq 56.52 0.43% 13,128 Russell 2000 -15.99 0.75% 2,111   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. stock markets finish mixed as the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite advanced, the Dow was little changed, and the Russell 2000 and Dow Transports pulled back … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: January 13, 2021

Mid-Morning Look Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 13.18 0.04% 31,081 S&P 500 5.22 0.14% 3,806 Nasdaq 50.35 0.39% 13,123 Russell 2000 -6.37 0.30% 2,121     U.S. stocks choppy to start the trading day, as major averages edge higher with investor focus on Washington D.C. and Trump’s impeachment vote as well as market positioning … Read More

Market Review: January 12, 2021

Closing Recap Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 60.00 0.19% 31,068 S&P 500 1.58 0.04% 3,801 Nasdaq 36.00 0.28% 13,072 Russell 2000 36.95 1.77% 2,127   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. equities finish mostly higher, led by strength in Smallcaps as the Russell 2000 hit another record high with today’s gains led by energy and financials. Dow … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: January 12, 2021

Mid-Morning Look Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 25.78 0.08% 31,034 S&P 500 2.89 0.08% 3,802 Nasdaq 23.82 0.18% 13,059 Russell 2000 23.61 1.13% 2,114     U.S. equities are edging slightly higher as the S&P 500 and Dow look to make it a 5th day of gains in the last six (snapped 4-day win … Read More