May Jobs Report Better Than Expected
Economy
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Economy
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May Jobs Report Better Than Expected

Lamont J - June 8, 2020

Jobs data for May was released on Friday, and the news is better than expected. While the economy is still struggling in the wake of the Coronavirus…

NASDAQ Closes Near Record High
Economy
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Economy
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NASDAQ Closes Near Record High

Becky H - June 4, 2020

The stock market is continuing to recover, with investors optimistic that the worst of the Coronavirus Pandemic is over for America. At the closing bell on Wednesday,…

Yesterday Proved There’s Life in the Stock Market
Economy
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Economy
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Yesterday Proved There’s Life in the Stock Market

Lamont J - March 20, 2020

As Coronavirus dominates the headlines and everyday life in America, the stock market offered some hope for investors. While the worst is likely far from over, moderate…

Coronavirus? What’s Causing the Stock Market Slides
Investing
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Investing
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Coronavirus? What’s Causing the Stock Market Slides

Lamont J - February 28, 2020

This week has been concerning for investors, with historically significant slides in the stock market, seemingly due to fears surrounding the global spread of Coronavirus. While most…

Wuhan Coronavirus is Creating Fears in the Stock Market
Economy
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Economy
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Wuhan Coronavirus is Creating Fears in the Stock Market

Lamont J - January 27, 2020

After an incredible run of success, American stock markets are facing a new and completely unpredicted challenge. It comes in the form of a new strain of…

Dow Jones Sets Record on First Day of 2020 Trading
Economy
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Economy
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Dow Jones Sets Record on First Day of 2020 Trading

Adam R - January 3, 2020

At the beginning of 2019, stock markets were in turmoil, having suffered one of the biggest routs in history during the previous quarter. In 2020, the landscape…

Biggest Insights from Q3 Earnings Season so Far
Investing
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Investing
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Biggest Insights from Q3 Earnings Season so Far

Adam R - October 17, 2019

Earnings season is now upon us, and 43 companies tracked by the S&P 500 have already released their data. Investors looking ahead to reports related to their…

Why Investors Shouldn’t Worry About a Recession Just Yet
Investing
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Investing
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Why Investors Shouldn’t Worry About a Recession Just Yet

Adam R - August 29, 2019

Today’s market is full of headwinds, but the fears of an impending recession are largely overblown. Recent volatility in the stock market can be easily explained, and…

Trade Tensions Could Bring Volatility Back This Week
Investing
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Investing
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Trade Tensions Could Bring Volatility Back This Week

Lamont J - August 26, 2019

Stock markets across Asia plunged on Monday, sending an early warning sign to U.S. investors. Asian markets often mirror Wall Street, and vice versa. This sets up…

Fed Cuts Rate Target for the First Time Since 2008
Economy
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Economy
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Fed Cuts Rate Target for the First Time Since 2008

Lamont J - August 1, 2019

The Federal Reserve confirmed its widely expected interest rate cut on Wednesday, but disappointed investors by not committing to more in 2019. The quarter point decrease is…