Market Review: December 31, 2020

Closing Recap Thursday, December 31, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 196.92 0.65% 30,606 S&P 500 24.03 0.64% 3,756 Nasdaq 18.28 0.14% 12,888 Russell 2000 -5.14 0.26% 1,974   Equity Market Recap ·     The year has finally come to an end, with many looking to put 2020 behind them which was filled with a pandemic, a Presidential election, unprecedented monetary … Read More

Morning Preview: December 31, 2020

Early Look Thursday, December 31, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow 22.00 0.07% 30,324 S&P 500 3.25 0.10% 3,728 Nasdaq 17.50 0.14% 12,859     U.S. futures are looking at a modestly higher open on this final day of trading of the year, looking to close out what has been an extraordinary stretch with unprecedented events. 2020 will go down … Read More

Market Review: December 30, 2020

Closing Recap Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 73.89 0.24% 30,409 S&P 500 5.00 0.13% 3,732 Nasdaq 19.78 0.15% 12,870 Russell 2000 20.63 1.05% 1,979   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. stocks fell short of their record highs Tuesday, spending most of the day in positive territory though pared gains into the close as investors position portfolios … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: December 30, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 137.05 0.45% 30,472 S&P 500 13.94 0.37% 3,740 Nasdaq 46.63 0.36% 12,896 Russell 2000 24.99 1.28% 1,984     U.S. stocks open higher on Tuesday amid latest vaccine optimism, as stocks partially offset some of Tuesday’s modest losses. Momentum remains firmly to the upside heading into year-end … Read More

Morning Preview: December 30, 2020

Early Look Wednesday, December 30, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow 92.00 0.30% 30,330 S&P 500 13.25 0.36% 3,733 Nasdaq 40.50 0.31% 12,881     Stock futures in the U.S. are looking higher, rebounding after yesterday’s choppy trading session after hitting record intraday highs, as investors worried about the path of economic reopening and whether the Senate would authorize additional … Read More

Market Review: December 29, 2020

Closing Recap Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials -68.30 0.22% 30,335 S&P 500 -8.32 0.22% 3,727 Nasdaq -49.20 0.38% 12,850 Russell 2000 -36.89 1.85% 1,959   Equity Market Recap ·     U.S. stocks slip from record levels as additional Covid stimulus relief remains uncertain. Stocks started the day higher after the House of Representatives passed a bill overnight … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: December 29, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 25.28 0.08% 30,429 S&P 500 4.53 0.12% 3,739 Nasdaq -11.52 0.09% 12,890 Russell 2000 -32.66 1.64% 1,963     Markets roll shortly after stock averages open at fresh record highs in a bout of profit taking, with Smallcaps down the most after hitting record intraday highs Monday. … Read More

Morning Preview: December 29, 2020

Early Look Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Futures Up/Down % Last Dow 121.00 0.40% 30,426 S&P 500 15.25 0.42% 3,743 Nasdaq 46.50 0.36% 12,879     Major averages appear on track for another record with U.S. futures pointing to a higher open, looking to build on yesterday’s closing all-time highs for the S&P 500, Dow Industrials and Nasdaq Composite after the … Read More

Market Review: December 28, 2020

Closing Recap Monday, December 28, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last DJ Industrials 204.10 0.68% 30,403 S&P 500 32.30 0.87% 3,735 Nasdaq 94.69 0.74% 12,899 Russell 2000 -7.70 0.38% 1,996   Equity Market Recap ·     It was another strong day for U.S. stocks, with most sectors rising on low volumes after President Trump signed into law the $900B relief package passed by … Read More

Mid-Morning Look: December 28, 2020

Mid-Morning Look Monday, December 28, 2020 Index Up/Down % Last   DJ Industrials 274.35 0.91% 30,474 S&P 500 26.37 0.71% 3,729 Nasdaq 24.24 0.19% 12,828 Russell 2000 14.83 0.74% 2,018     U.S. stock averages open at new record highs for the S&P 500 index, Dow Industrials, Russell 2000, and Nasdaq Composite as the Santa Claus rally continues into year … Read More