Market Review: October 22, 2020

Closing Recap Thursday, October 22, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 154.36 0.55% 28,365 S&P 500 18.03 0.52% 3,453 Nasdaq 21.31 0.19% 11,506 Russell 2000 26.48 1.65% 1,630   Equity Market Recap ·     Stocks turned high late morning only to finish near the highs, getting a boost (again) after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said House Democrats and the Trump administration … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: October 22, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Thursday, October 22, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials -50.33 0.18% 28,160 S&P 500 -4.03 0.12% 3431 Nasdaq -34.54 0.31% 11,449 Russell 2000 11.40 0.71% 1,615     Stocks rose initially following a better than expected weekly jobless claims report (first time below 800K claims in several months), and record existing home sales data, helping offset … Read More

Morning Preview: October 22, 2020

Early Look Thursday, October 22, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -47.00 0.17% 28,087 S&P 500 -5.50 0.17% 3,426 Nasdaq -14.50 0.12% 11,677     Stock futures are pointing to a weaker open (but well-off overnight lows) along with weakness in Europe as another night passes with no stimulus deal out of Washington and as investors brace for the … Read More

Market Review: October 21, 2020

Closing Recap Wednesday, October 21, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -98.76 0.35% 28,210 S&P 500 -7.77 0.23% 3,435 Nasdaq -31.80 0.28% 11,484 Russell 2000 -13.93 0.86% 1,603   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. stocks finished down in a volatile and choppy session as investors tracked Washington negotiations for a fresh coronavirus stimulus package and appeared skeptical a deal would … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: October 21, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Wednesday, October 21, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 117.46 0.41% 28,426 S&P 500 19.29 0.56% 3,462 Nasdaq 87.94 0.76% 11,603 Russell 2000 3.34 0.20% 1,620     The market momentum continues to push stocks higher, with investors choosing to focus on the start of earnings season (mostly better reports with the exception of a few … Read More

Morning Preview: October 21, 2020

Early Look Wednesday, October 21, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 9.00 0.03% 28,191 S&P 500 44.50 0.14% 3,437 Nasdaq 28.50 0.24% 11,689     U.S. futures are pointing to a mixed open, pulling back off overnight highs as we are now about two-weeks from the U.S. Presidential election. Major averages rallied Tuesday on growing optimism that talks among … Read More

Market Review: October 20, 2020

Closing Recap Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 112.81 0.40% 28,307 S&P 500 16.20 0.47% 3,443 Nasdaq 37.51 0.33% 11,516 Russell 2000 4.08 0.25% 1,617   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. stock markets have been at the mercy of Washington the last few weeks, plunging yesterday as hopes that a stimulus deal could materialize after weeks of … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: October 20, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 196.02 0.70% 28,391 S&P 500 26.75 0.78% 3,453 Nasdaq 78.33 0.70% 11,560 Russell 2000 14.24 0.88% 1,627     U.S. stocks open higher, rebounding after Monday’s sharp declines ahead of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Tuesday deadline for Congress to reach an agreement on a spending package to … Read More

Morning Preview: October 20, 2020

Early Look Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 187.00 0.67% 28,287 S&P 500 26.50 0.77% 3,449 Nasdaq 91.50 0.79% 11,742     Stock futures are looking higher, partially recovering after yesterday’s sharp downturn with futures pointing to strong gains ahead of a busy day of earnings, positive vaccine comments (from MRNA CEO) and as talks are … Read More

Market Review: October 19, 2020

Closing Recap Monday, October 19, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -408.78 1.43% 28,197 S&P 500 -56.80 1.63% 3,427 Nasdaq -192.67 1.65% 11,478 Russell 2000 -20.17 1.23% 1,613   Equity Market Recap ·     Stocks and Treasuries declined sharply on Monday as hopes that a stimulus deal could materialize after weeks of failure once again failed to live up to the … Read More