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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...

Weekly Economic 9-14-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks continued a downward slide in response to continued uncertainty; fiscal stimulus still delayed. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, September 14, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks traveled a volatile path...

Weekly Economic 9-8-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks stall late in the week, thanks to tech markets slide. The jobs recovery makes continued progress. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, September 7, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET A late week sell-off sent stocks...

Weekly Economic 8-24-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks reached new highs, erasing steep losses from February and March. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, August 24, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks powered to another week of gains as the S&P 500 and...

Weekly Economic 8-17-20

In this week’s recap: stocks rise, and consumer prices jump; COVID-19 cases slow; Congressional talks stall. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, August 17, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stock prices drifted higher in an otherwise quiet...

Weekly Economic 8-10-20

In this week’s recap: Stocks rise as earnings season winds to an end; no results in fiscal stimulus talks. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, August 10, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Overlooking stalled efforts by Congress to pass a new...

Weekly Economic 7-20-20

In this week’s recap: stocks see a mixed week, as COVID-19 cases rise, and news of vaccine emerges. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, July 20, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks were mixed last week as investors reacted to positive...

Weekly Economic 7-6-20

In this week’s recap: despite continued COVID-19 concerns, markets react positively to upbeat economic data. Weekly Economic Update Presented by Steve E Holmes, July 6, 2020 THE WEEK ON WALL STREET In a holiday-shortened week, stock prices turned higher as encouraging...

Weekly Economic 6-29-20

In this week’s recap: a rise in COVID-19 cases inspires turbulence in markets, tapping the brakes on economic recovery. Weekly Economic Update Presented by Steve E Holmes, June 29, 2020 THE WEEK ON WALL STREET A jump in COVID-19 cases dampened investor enthusiasm last...