Markets March Ahead

Weekly News to Use | Aug 1, 2017 “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney Markets March Ahead Last week, markets marched ahead within a busy reporting week. The Dow rose 1.16% to close Friday on another new...

Strong Stocks & A Falling Dollar

Weekly News to Use | July 25, 2017 “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein Strong Stocks & A Falling Dollar Last week, the Dow, S&P 500, and NASDAQ again hit record highs. The midweek peaks fell...

Markets Start Second-Half Slow

Weekly News to Use | July 11, 2017 “Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.” ­C.S. Lewis Markets Start Second-Half Slow As the country celebrated the Fourth of July last week, the markets experienced some...

Markets Slide Sidways

Weekly News to Use | June 26, 2017 “Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.” – Scott Adams Last week, markets kept relatively quiet despite the continuing drop in oil prices. The S&P 500 rose by...

Mixed Markets Continue

Weekly News to Use | June 20, 2017 “I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” – Christopher Reeve Mixed Markets Continue Markets remained mixed last week as the Dow closed at another...
Indications of a Softer Economy

Indications of a Softer Economy

Weekly News to Use | June 13, 2017 “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot Markets last week were mixed with leading tech stocks falling dramatically as some investors pulled profits.[i] The NASDAQ took the...