Markets Rally Despite Poor Reports

Despite poor employment and manufacturing reports, the equities markets rallied to post gains in most of the major indexes.

Interest Rate Uncertainty Drags Markets

Despite news that interest rates would not be increased in September, the stock market endured a significant sell-off by week’s end.

Market Endures Significant Sell-off

Despite news that interest rates would not be increased in September, the stock market endured a significant sell-off by week’s end.

Major Indices Down to Start September

While the stock markets gained some momentum during the last week of August, they could not maintain that positive trend for the first week of September.

Dow and NASDAQ Gain on GDP Report

Good economic news spurred by a favorable GDP report shifted momentum as stocks rallied to close ahead of last week.

Markets Down, Crude Drops, Gold Up

Investors had to take cover as several market indexes swooned to depths not seen in quite some time. Stocks responded negatively to China’s continued economic woes…

Stocks Post Modest Gains

Stocks moved slightly ahead of last week. Both the large-cap S&P 500 and Dow posted modest gains by week’s end as did the small-cap Russell 2000.