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Market Perspective for August 19, 2019

Equities rallied on Monday as the market extended its relief rally amid stimulus talk in Germany and interest rate reform in China. The Nasdaq was the best performing index on the day, rising 1.35 percent. The S&P 500 Index returned … Continue reading »

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Global Momentum Guide for August 19. 2019

Click Here to view today's Global Momentum Guide -   - WEEKLY SECTOR MOVERS - The Nasdaq declined 0.79 percent last week, the S&P 500 Index 1.03 percent, the Russell 2000 Index 1.28 percent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average 1.53 percent and the MSCI EAFE 1.56 percent. The Nasdaq has returned 19...more
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The Investor Guide to Vanguard Funds for August 2019

The Investor Guide to Vanguard Funds for August is AVAILABLE NOW! - Links to the August data files are posted below. Market Perspective:  Stick with Low Volatility Funds - The S&P 500 Index declined 2.49 percent in the month ending August 10 after the news of a Federal Reserve rate cut. Slowing...more
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Market Perspective for August 12, 2019

The S&P 500 Index declined 1.23 percent on the day, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 1.48 percent.  The NASDAQ fell 1.20 percent. SPDR Real Estate (XLRE) slipped 0.13 percent, SPDR Utilities (XLU) 0.20 percent, SPDR Consumer Staples (XLP) … Continue reading »

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Global Momentum Guide for August 12, 2019

Click Here to view today's Global Momentum Guide -   - WEEKLY SECTOR MOVERS - The S&P 500 Index declined 0.46 percent last week, the Nasdaq 0.56 percent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average 0.75 percent, the MSCI EAFE 1.25 percent and the Russell 2000 Index 1.34 percent. The Nasdaq has returned 19...more
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Market Perspective for August 9, 2019

The S&P 500 Index slipped 0.47 percent on the week.  Still, several our preferred funds provided solid returns.  SPDR Healthcare (XLV), SPDR Consumer Discretionary (XLY) and SPDR Consumer Staples (XLP) increased 0.42 percent, 0.14 percent and 0.12 percent, respectively. Utilities … Continue reading »

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The Investor Guide to Fidelity Funds for August 2019

The Investor Guide to Fidelity Funds for August 2019 is Now Available! - Market Perspective: Be Patient Despite Potential Volatility - The major indexes reached new all-time highs in July. The Nasdaq gained 2.11 percent on the month due to its overweighting in the technology sector. The S&P 500...more
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Market Perspective for August 6, 2019

Equities opened the week lower after China let the yuan slip against the U.S. dollar. The central bank had called that a red line in the past but eased away from that in recent months as economic pressure weighed. Although … Continue reading »

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Global Momentum Guide for August 5, 2019

Click Here to view today's Global Momentum Guide -   - WEEKLY SECTOR MOVERS - The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 2.60 percent last week, the MSCI EAFE 2.65 percent, the Russell 2000 Index 2.87 percent, the S&P 500 Index 3.10 percent and the Nasdaq 3.92 percent. The Nasdaq has increased 20.63...more
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Market Perspective for July 29, 2019

Equities opened the week mixed. The Dow Jones Industrial Average led the major indexes with a gain of 0.11 percent. The S&P 500 and NASDAQ declined 0.16 and 0.44 percent, respectively. Real estate and utilities both increased on Monday ahead … Continue reading »

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