Market Review: October 5, 2017

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Closing Recap Thursday, October 5, 17 Equity Market Recap ·      Stocks just continue to push higher! The S&P 500 Index and Nasdaq Composite advanced for an eighth straight day, while the Dow Industrials rose for a 7th straight session, with all three closing at new record levels ahead of the monthly nonfarm payroll report tomorrow morning. Overall, stocks, oil and the dollar … Read More

Mid-Day Outlook: October 5, 2017

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Mid-Morning Look Thursday, October 5, 17 U.S. stocks rally again in early trading, with the S&P advancing for an eighth day, as investors await the Friday jobs data for additional clues on the pace of interest rate increase. New record highs for the S&P, Dow Industrials and Nasdaq Comp, while the Russell 2000, which snapped its 8-day win streak yesterday, … Read More

Morning Preview: October 5, 2017

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Early Look Thursday, October 5, 17 It’s a quiet morning for stock futures, holding steady ahead of speeches by policy makers including San Francisco Fed President John Williams and ECB executive board members Praet and Coeure. The S&P futures have traded in a very tight range overnight, with a high of 2,537 and low 2,534.50 as volumes have dried up … Read More

Mid-Day Outlook: October 4, 2017

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Mid-Morning Look Wednesday, October 4, 17 Equities are little changed, with major U.S. averages holding near record levels, though several current winning streaks are in jeopardy as investor’s book recent profits. The dollar bounces, bonds slip (yields higher) and Fed December rate hike expectations rise after ISM services report comes in well above consensus views (index hits its highest level … Read More

Morning Preview: October 4, 2017

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Early Look Wednesday, October 4, 17 U.S. stocks on track to take a breather after major indexes booked another round of records on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 notching its sixth positive session in a row, The Nasdaq Composite Index made it a sixth gain in a row, the Dow Industrials a 5th straight day of gains and the Russell 2000 … Read More

Market Review: October 3, 2017

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Closing Recap Tuesday, October 3, 17 Equity Market Recap ·      It was another record setting day on Wall Street with the Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq Comp and Dow Transports all touching record highs, and with a late day push, the Russell 2000 managed to increase its winning streak to 8-days as well. Today’s gains were led by airlines following a monthly … Read More

Mid-Day Outlook: October 3, 2017

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Mid-Morning Look Tuesday, October 3, 17 U.S. stocks open higher Tuesday, extending record gains for the four major averages, while consumer stocks rose and utilities and real estate shares slid. The S&P 500 index trying to make it a 6th straight day of gains after setting new record intraday high early, the Dow Industrials come into the day with a 4-day … Read More

Morning Preview: October 3, 2017

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  Early Look Tuesday, October 3, 17 Stocks futures are at it again, as the S&P 500 remains on course for its sixth up session in a row and for another record close, just a day after the Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq, Russell 2000 all ended at fresh record highs. The biggest advance was in the small-capitalization oriented Russell 2000, … Read More

Market Review: October 2, 2017

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Closing Recap Monday, October 2, 17 Equity Market Recap ·      U.S. stocks breaking records on a daily basis, with another +100 points plus performance for the Dow Industrials, up a 4thconsecutive day to a new all-time high, while the S&P 500, Nasdaq Comp and Russell 2000 also traded to new highs. The reflation trade remains the key driver for this market, … Read More

Mid Day Outlook: October 2, 2017

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Mid-Morning Look Monday, October 2, 17 U.S. equities start the week off higher, adding to record gains reached last Friday for all major indices early, building on tax reform optimism. The Dow Transport sector falls for the first time in nine days, slipping from record highs reached Friday amid a pullback in rail stocks after cautious analyst comments. Consumer Discretionary … Read More