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Weekly Economic 11-30-20

In this week’s recap: Dow Jones Industrial Average hits 30,000 milestone in response to promising vaccine news and lessening political uncertainty; former Fed chair Janet Yellen nominated as Secretary of the Treasury. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E...

Weekly Economic 11-16-20

In this week’s recap: A COVID-19 vaccine spurs a stock market rally, even as more cases are reported and some areas renew lockdowns. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, November 16, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET News of a COVID-19 vaccine...

Weekly Economic 11-9-20

In this week’s recap: Markets react positively to the election, seeing promise in a divided government; unemployment rate falls. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, November 9, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks soared last week as...

Weekly Economic 11/2/2020

In this week’s recap: With no fiscal stimulus anticipated and election around the corner, stocks slumped through a difficult week. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, November 2, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stock prices dropped last week...

Weekly Economic 10-26-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks lagged after another week with no fiscal stimulus; the labor market seemed to improve despite a rise in COVID-19 cases. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, October 26, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET The failure...

Weekly Economic 10-19-20

In this week’s recap: A difficult week for stocks, reacting to delayed stimulus, little good news on COVID-19 treatment, and jobless claims. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, October 19, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks treaded water...

Weekly Economic 10-12-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks soar, despite mixed messages on fiscal stimulus. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, October 12, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks staged a powerful rally last week, riding a wave of optimism over the...

Weekly Economic 10-5-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks advance with hopes of a new stimulus, end the week up, despite no new deal and President Trump’s illness. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, October 5, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks advanced last week,...

Weekly Economic 9-28-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks have a mixed reaction to ongoing uncertainty; additional fiscal stimulus on hold. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, September 28, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks were mixed last week as worries that...

Weekly Economic 9-21-20

In this week’s recap: The tech sector slip continues for stocks; the Federal Reserve signals that interest rates will not be increased for some time. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, September 21, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks...