Daily Market Updates

Feb. 11, 2020

Stocks finished the day mixed, with the S&P and NASDAQ finishing in positive territory. In economic news, private payrolls soared in January, the best monthly gain in nearly 5 years.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones flat at 29,276 S&P 500 +6 at 3,358 NASDAQ +11 at 9,639   The 10 Year Treasury closed up 4 basis points yielding 1.59% Oil prices closed up… Read More ›


Feb. 7, 2020

Stocks dropped today, breaking a four-day winning streak. In economic news, U.S. added 225,000 jobs in January vs. 158,000 expected.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones -277 at 29,103 S&P 500 -18 at 3,328 NASDAQ -52 at 9,521   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 7 basis points yielding 1.58% Oil prices closed down $0.53 ending at $50.42 a barrel Gold prices closed up… Read More ›


Feb. 6, 2020

Stocks increased for a 4th straight day, with every major index finishing at record highs. In economic news, U.S. weekly jobless claims drop to a 9-month low.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones +89 at 29,380 S&P 500 +11 3,346 NASDAQ +63 at 9,572   The 10 Year Treasury closed down 1 basis point yielding 1.64% Oil prices closed up $0.29 ending at $51.03… Read More ›


Feb. 5, 2020

Stocks increased for a third straight day, with every major index finishing in positive territory. In economic news, private payrolls rose by 291,000 in January, the best month in almost 5 years.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones +483 at 29,291 S&P 500 +37 at 3,345 NASDAQ +41 at 9,509   The 10 Year Treasury closed up 5 basis points yielding 1.65% Oil prices… Read More ›


Feb. 4, 2020

Stocks increased substantially today, with the NASDAQ leading the way up over 2%. In economic news, U.S. manufacturing activity rebounded in January.   Here’s a look at how the major indices finished the day: Dow Jones +408 at 28,808 S&P 500 +49 at 3,298 NASDAQ +195 at 9,468   The 10 Year Treasury closed up 8 basis points yielding 1.60% Oil prices closed down $0.40 ending at $49.72 a barrel Gold prices… Read More ›