Market Review: September 30, 2020

Closing Recap Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 328.39 1.20% 27,781 S&P 500 27.22 0.82% 3,362 Nasdaq 82.26 0.74% 11,167 Russell 2000 2.97 0.20% 1,507   Equity Market Recap ·     Major U.S. averages were sailing higher all afternoon, looking to end the final day of the month/quarter on a strong note, with the Dow jumping as much … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: September 30, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 383.76 1.40% 27,836 S&P 500 36.05 1.08% 3,371 Nasdaq 119.63 1.08% 11,205 Russell 2000 17.41 1.15% 1,521     What looked like a bleak start to the day given the chaotic Presidential debate last night (that looked more like a school yard fight with insults and bickering … Read More

Morning Preview: September 30, 2020

Early Look Wednesday, September 30, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -134.00 0.49% 27,273 S&P 500 -12.50 0.36% 3,321 Nasdaq -51.50 0.46% 11,286     U.S. stock futures decline (but off their worst levels) amid uncertainty as the first Presidential debate between Trump and Democratic candidate Joe Biden appeared a total fail as the ninety-minute supposed debate turned into … Read More

Market Review: September 29, 2020

Closing Recap Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -132.35 0.48% 27,451 S&P 500 -16.22 0.48% 3,335 Nasdaq -32.28 0.29% 11,085 Russell 2000 -5.62 0.37% 1,504   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. stocks closed down slightly, rebounding off midday lows though pulling back after Monday’s surge as investors prepare for the first of three Presidential debates tonight, with … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: September 29, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials -35.71 0.13% 27,548 S&P 500 -2.21 0.07% 3,349 Nasdaq -18.80 0.16% 11,098 Russell 2000 0.86 0.06% 1,511     Following Monday’s sharp stock market outperformance, investors appear to be in a holding pattern ahead of several key developments over the next 24-48 hours, highlighted by the first … Read More

Morning Preview: September 29, 2020

Early Look Tuesday, September 29, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -15.00 0.05% 27,468 S&P 500 -1.50 0.04% 3,344 Nasdaq -20.00 0.18% 11,374     Stock futures are looking slightly lower ahead of the first of three presidential debates tonight between President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden at 9:00 PM (Oct 15th and Oct 22nd the other … Read More

Market Review: September 28, 2020

Closing Recap Monday, September 28, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 410.75 1.51% 27,584 S&P 500 53.30 1.62% 3,351 Nasdaq 203.96 1.87% 11,117 Russell 2000 35.44 2.40% 1,510   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. equities rise across the board heading into both month/quarter end, as all major U.S. averages posted gains of more than 1.5% with investors taking advantage of … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: September 28, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Monday, September 28, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 511.96 1.88% 27,685 S&P 500 55.99 1.70% 3,354 Nasdaq 169.37 1.54% 11,081 Russell 2000 26.36 1.79% 1,501     U.S. stocks off to a strong start on the week, with energy names bouncing following M&A news in the sector (DVN, WPX merger), banks rebound after selling pressure … Read More

Morning Preview: September 28, 2020

Early Look Monday, September 28, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 345.00 1.28% 27,389 S&P 500 42.50 1.29% 3,329 Nasdaq 185.50 1.67% 11,322     Stock futures in the U.S. are pointing to a strong open, looking to add to the big gains last Friday though still ended the week mixed as the S&P suffered its 4th straight weekly … Read More

Market Review: September 25, 2020

Closing Recap Friday, September 25, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 359.24 1.34% 27,174 S&P 500 51.89 1.60% 3,298 Nasdaq 241.30 2.26% 10,913 Russell 2000 23.09 1.59% 1,474 Equity Market Recap ·     Stocks close out the week firmly higher, climbing throughout the trading session to close near the highs, though the S&P suffers its 4th straight weekly decline, while the … Read More