Weekly Economic Update September 13, 2021

September 13, 2021 Weekly Economic Updates
In this week’s recap: Delta variant continues to concern the markets; labor market shows positive signs. THE WEEK ON WALL STREET In a quiet week of news, stocks moved lower amid simmering concerns over the Delta variant’s effect on the progress of economic reopening. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 2.15%, while the Standard &
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Weekly Economic Update September 6, 2021

September 8, 2021 Weekly Economic Updates
In this week’s recap: Stocks mixed as U.S. copes with economic data and Delta variant. THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks were mixed last week amid conflicting economic data and continued spread of Delta variant infections. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 0.24% during the five trading days. But the Standard & Poor’s 500 tacked
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Monthly Economic Update September 2021

September 8, 2021 Blog
In this month’s recap: Stocks rallied, fueled by an improving labor market, strong corporate earnings, and clarity on Fed tapering plans. U.S. Markets Signs of an improving labor market, strong corporate earnings, and more clarity from the Fed on its tapering plans propelled stocks to multiple record highs during August. The Dow Jones Industrial Average
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Weekly Economic Update August 30, 2021

August 30, 2021 Weekly Economic Updates
In this week’s recap: Federal Reserve says tapering likely in 2021, but no interest rate hikes for now. THE WEEK ON WALL STREET The stock market powered to record levels last week amid talk of Fed tapering and a deceleration in new Delta variant cases. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.96%, while the Standard
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Weekly Economic Update August 23, 2021

August 23, 2021 Weekly Economic Updates
In this week’s recap: A Fed taper may loom; economic data mixed. THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Stocks turned lower last week amid the increasing probability of a Fed tapering, mixed economic data, and growing concerns about the economic impact of the Delta variant. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped 1.11%, while the Standard &
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Weekly Economic Update August 16, 2021

August 16, 2021 Weekly Economic Updates
In this week’s recap: Passage of infrastructure bill in Senate boosts DJIA and S&P; Nasdaq stays flat. THE WEEK ON WALL STREET Looking past inflation figures and Delta variant trends, stocks last week found a way to climb higher and set fresh record highs in the process. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.87%, while
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Retirement In Sight – August 2021

August 16, 2021 Retirement Insights
Monthly News and Information for Current and Future Retirees QUOTE OF THE MONTH “Getting old is like climbing a mountain; you get a little out of breath, but the view is much better!” INGRID BERGMAN CAN HAVING THREE GOOD FRIENDS PROMOTE A HAPPY RETIREMENT? We can reasonably say that the more money you retire with,
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Monthly Economic Update August 2021

August 10, 2021 Blog
In this month’s recap: Stocks notched a solid gain as investors looked past higher inflation and new COVID-19 cases. U.S. Markets Last month, the stock market posted a solid gain, overcoming investors’ fears of higher inflation and an increase in COVID-19 cases. The Dow Jones Industrial Average picked up 1.25 percent, while the Standard &
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Weekly Economic Update August 9, 2021

In this week’s recap: Despite Delta variant fears, stocks rise on strong jobs, strong earnings reports. T I P   O F   T H E   W E E K  Most homeowner insurance policies do not cover damage from floods and earthquakes. You will need to purchase separate coverage for protection from those calamities. Q U O
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