Weekly Economic 2-1-21

In this week’s recap: After setting new highs, market rattled by unexpected trading phenomenon. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, February 1, 2021   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Despite strong corporate earnings, stock prices closed lower...

Weekly Economic 1-25-21

In this week’s recap: A streak of optimism on fiscal stimulus and vaccines boosts the markets; Yellen tells Congress to “act big.” Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, January 25, 2021   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Anticipation of a new fiscal...

Weekly Economic 1-19-21

In this week’s recap: Mixed news elicits a mixed reaction from the markets; incoming Biden Administration outlines stimulus plan. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, January 18, 2021   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Markets drifted lower last week...

Weekly Economic 1-4-21

In this week’s recap: Happy New Year! Stocks hit record highs and have varied reactions on stimulus checks and another potential vaccine. Weekly Economic Update   Prepared by Steve E Holmes, January 4, 2021   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks moved higher...

Weekly Economic 12-21-20

In this week’s recap: A rollout for a COVID-19 vaccine led to a positive reaction from the markets; stimulus talks continue. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, December 21, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks climbed higher amid the...

Weekly Economic 12-14-20

In this week’s recap: Rising number of COVID-19 cases and no progress on a stimulus bill lead to a bumpy week on Wall Street; U.K. anticipates “No-Deal” for Brexit. Weekly Economic Update   Presented by Steve E Holmes, December 14, 2020   THE WEEK ON WALL...