Daily Market Updates

April 2, 2020

Stocks dropped at the open after news came out that jobless claims hit a record high of 6.6 million last week. However, they rebounded, and the day ended with every major index finishing about 2% higher.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones+470 at 21,413 S&P 500 +56 at 2,527 NASDAQ +127 at 7,487   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 1 basis point yielding… Read More ›


April 1, 2020

Stocks dropped over 4% today after a grim forecast about the Coronavirus came out, with President Trump saying these next two weeks will be very painful. In economic news, mortgage applications plummeted 24% annually.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -974 at 20,944 S&P 500 -114 at 2,471 NASDAQ -340 at 7,361   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 6 basis points yielding 0.64%… Read More ›


march 31, 2020

Stocks dropped today, with every major index finishing in negative territory. In economic news, U.S. retail gas prices have fallen to its lowest levels in 4 years.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -410 at 21,917 S&P 500 -42 at 2,585 NASDAQ -74 at 7,700   The 10 Year Treasury closed up 3 basis points yielding 0.70% Oil prices closed up $0.28 ending at… Read More ›


March 30, 2020

Stocks increased to begin the week, with every major index finishing up over 3%. In economic news, pending home sales jumped over 9% in February.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones +691 at 22,327 S&P 500 +85 at 2,627 NASDAQ +272 at 7,774   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 8 basis points yielding 0.67% Oil prices closed down $1.25 ending at $20.26 a… Read More ›


March 27, 2020

Stocks dropped over 3% today, but still managed to end the week positive. In economic news, the U.S. consumer sentiment fell to its lowest level in more than 3 years.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -915 at 21,637 S&P 500 -89 at 2,541 NASDAQ -295 at 7,502   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 6 basis points yielding 0.75% Oil prices closed down… Read More ›