Daily Market Updates

Feb. 27, 2020

Stocks dropped again today, with every major index finishing over 4% lower. In economic news, U.S. durable goods orders fell 0.2% in January, less than expected.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -1,191 at 25,767 S&P 500 -138 at 2,979 NASDAQ -414 at 8,566   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 1 basis points yielding 1.30% Oil prices closed down $1.84 ending at $46.87… Read More ›


Feb. 26, 2020

Stocks declined again today, with the DOW giving up a more than 400-point gain earlier this morning. In economic news, U.S. new home sales surged to a 12 and half year high in January.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -124 at 26,958 S&P 500 -12 at 3,116 NASDAQ +15 at 8,981   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 2 basis points yielding 1.31%… Read More ›


Feb. 25, 2020

Stocks declined again today, with every major index down about 6% for the week. In economic news, U.S. home-price gains accelerated in December.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -879 at 27,081 S&P 500 -97 at 3,128 NASDAQ -256 at 8,966   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 5 basis points yielding 1.33% Oil prices closed down $1.62 ending at $49.81 a barrel Gold… Read More ›


Feb. 21, 2020

Stocks declined today, with every major index finishing in negative territory. In economic news, the 30-year treasury yield dropped to an all-time low of 1.89% due to the Coronavirus outbreak.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -228 at 28,992 S&P 500 -36 at 3,338 NASDAQ -174 at 9,577   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 5 basis point yielding 1.47% Oil prices closed down… Read More ›


Feb. 20, 2020

Stocks declined today, with every major index finishing in negative territory. In economic news, U.S. weekly jobless claims rose slightly.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -129 at 29,220 S&P 500 -13 at 3,373 NASDAQ -66 at 9,751   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 5 basis point yielding 1.53% Oil prices closed up $0.35 ending at $53.84 a barrel Gold prices closed up… Read More ›