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Weekly Economic 9-3-19

In this week’s recap: Wall Street finishes August with a rally, China decides to pause a potential response to oncoming U.S. tariffs, and two consumer confidence indices send different messages. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, September 2,...

Weekly Economic Update 8-26-19

In this week’s recap: China unveils new tariffs, the U.S. responds in kind, Jerome Powell speaks at Jackson Hole, leading economic indicators rise, and stocks fall. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, August 26, 2019   THE WEEK ON WALL...

Weekly Economic Update 8-19-19

In this week’s recap: equities are hit by considerable volatility, following developments in the bond market as well as the U.S.-China trade dispute. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, August 19, 2019   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET U.S. stock...

Weekly Economic Update 8-12-19

In this week’s recap: China jolts the markets by devaluing the yuan, aggregate second-quarter earnings top analyst projections, and stocks retreat for the week. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, August 12, 2019   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET...

Weekly Economic Update 8-5-19

In this week’s recap: stocks fall after a Federal Reserve rate cut, new tariffs are planned for Chinese goods, and payrolls see triple-digit monthly growth. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, August 5, 2019   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Last...

Weekly Economic Update 7-29-19

In this week’s recap: stocks rise, data shows economic growth slowing from the first quarter, and the stage is set for further U.S.-China trade discussions. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, July 29, 2019   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Last...

Weekly Economic Update 7-22-19

In this week’s recap: stocks dip as earnings season begins; investors wait for the July Federal Reserve meeting, while considering retail sales data and comments from Fed officials. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, July 22, 2019   THE...

Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement

Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement Avoid these situations, if you can.   Provided by Steve E Holmes   Pursuing your retirement dreams is challenging enough without making some common, and very avoidable, mistakes. Here are eight big mistakes to steer clear...

Weekly Economic Update 7-17-19

In this week’s recap: the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average close at historic peaks after bulls consider Capitol Hill testimony from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell; tame inflation persists. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes,...

Weekly Economic Update 7-8-19

In this week’s recap: stocks hit record peaks, then descend after the Friday release of the June jobs report; further tariffs are planned for European imports. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, July 8, 2019   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET U.S....