10/30 Weekly Market Review

10/30 Weekly Market Review

Short-term Summary:  3Q17 earnings season is in full swing with 231 of the S&P 500 companies having reported thus far and another 152 to announce through next Friday. In aggregate, S&P 500 companies have reported 7.8% earnings growth on sales growth of 5.0%...
10/23 Weekly Market Review

10/23 Weekly Market Review

Short-term Summary:  The S&P 500 continued its steady advance higher over the past week, as 3Q earnings season kicked off and tax policy remains at the forefront of the Congressional agenda. The Senate is expected to vote on the budget today, which will let the...
10/23 Weekly Market Review

10/23 Weekly Market Review

Short-term Summary:  The S&P 500 continued its steady advance higher over the past week, as 3Q earnings season kicked off and tax policy remains at the forefront of the Congressional agenda. The Senate is expected to vote on the budget today, which will let the...
10/16 Weekly Market Review

10/16 Weekly Market Review

Short-term Summary:  Following its break out to new highs on September 11, the S&P 500 has made 13 new closing highs over the past month in what has been a fairly steady climb higher. Over the past week, the index has basically moved sideways; and in the process,...
10/9 Weekly Market Review

10/9 Weekly Market Review

Short-term Summary Over the past week, all major indexes (S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P Mid Cap 400, S&P Small Cap 600, Nasdaq Composite, and Russell 2000) were able to break out to new highs. The S&P 500 gained 1.7% during the week and is...