Weekly Update

Weekly Update – Week of March 27th

Last week, all four of the indexes we discuss in these market updates saw their performance stumble. The S&P 500 lost 1.44%, the Dow was down 1.52%, the NASDAQ gave back 1.22%, and the MSCI EAFE declined 0.07%.[i] On Tuesday, March 21, the S&P 500 and Dow... read more

Weekly Update – Week of March 13th

After at least four consecutive weeks of growth, the three major domestic indexes all lost ground this week. The S&P 500 was down 0.44%, the Dow lost 0.49%, and the NASDAQ declined 0.15%.[i] Meanwhile, international stocks in the MSCI EAFE grew by 0.38%.[ii] This... read more

Weekly Update – Week of March 6th

On Wednesday, March 1, the three major domestic indexes all had their best performance in 2017 and reached record highs yet again.[i] In fact, the S&P 500 hit 2,400 for the first time ever on the same day the Dow went above 21,000 for the first time.[ii] While the... read more

Weekly Update – Week of February 27th

Once again, domestic markets reached record highs last week. The S&P 500 was up by 0.69% and the NASDAQ increased by 0.12%.[i] With its 0.96% week-over-week growth, the Dow has posted gains for 11 straight days and is currently experiencing its longest record... read more

Weekly Update – Week of February 20th

Another week, another round of record highs. Despite concerns about how France’s upcoming presidential election could affect the European Union’s stability, U.S. stocks ended the week up yet again.[i] The S&P 500 gained 1.51%, the Dow added 1.75%, and the NASDAQ... read more

Weekly Update – Week of February 15th

The political world has presented many topics of conversation lately. But one discussion has been relatively quiet: tax reform. Last week, however, the president announced that a “phenomenal” tax plan is forthcoming, and domestic markets responded by reaching record... read more

Weekly Update – Week of February 6th

Political headlines continued to fill the news last week, and while domestic markets declined during mid-week trading, they rebounded on Friday, February 3. Overall, the week showed only modest movement, as the S&P 500 added 0.12%, the NASDAQ was up 0.11% to end... read more