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Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 1.12.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending January 12th, 2018. Positives: 1. All major U.S. stock indexes hit all-time highs this week. 2. Wholesale trade rose 0.8% m/o/m, above the 0.7% expected increas.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 12th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events for 3.30.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending March 30th, 2018 Positives: 1. Wages and salaries gained 0.5%; Personal income rose 0.4% m/o/m, in line with expectations. 2. Same store sales rose 3.6% y/o/y, above t.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureMar 30th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 3.23.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending March 23rd, 2018 Positives: 1. Existing home sales rose 3% m/o/m to a 5.54m annualized rate; 2. Durable goods orders rose 3.1% m/o/m, well over 1.7% expected in.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureMar 23rd, 2018

Succinct Summation of the Week’s Events for 3.9.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending March 9th, 2018: Positives: 1. S&P 500, Dow and NASDAQ 100 all gain more than 3% on week; 2. Nonfarm payrolls rose 313k in February, well above th.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureMar 9th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 2.23.18

Succinct Summation of events for the week ending February 23rd, 2018   Positives: 1. Stocks rose for a 2nd straight week. S&P 500 has recovered 8% from its 2018 lows. 2. Index of.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureFeb 24th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events for 2.9.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending February 9th, 2017 Positives: 1. Could have been worse: Bad week ends with Friday afternoon rally… 2. Jobless claims come in at 221k, down from 23.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureFeb 9th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 2.2.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending February 2nd, 2017 Positives: 1. Nonfarm payrolls rose from 148k previously to 200k, above the 175k expected. 2. Average hourly earnings rose 2.9%, the hi.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureFeb 2nd, 2018

Succinct Summation of week’s events 1.19.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending January 19th, 2017: Positives. 1. Major US Stock indices set new record highs; 2. Jobless claims fell to 220k, the lowest reading in 45 ye.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 20th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 1.12.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending January 12th, 2018. Positives: 1. All major U.S. stock indexes hit all-time highs this week. 2. Wholesale trade rose 0.8% m/o/m, above the 0.7% expected increas.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 12th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 1.5.18

Succinct Summations for the week ending January 5th, 2018 Positives: 1. Stocks are off to a great start this year – all major U.S. indices hit fresh all-time highs. 2. Average hourly earnings.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureJan 5th, 2018

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events for 12.29.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending December 29th, 2017 Positives: 1. Stocks end the year strong, with the S&P 500 gaining 20%. 2. October Case-Shiller home price index rose 0.7% m/o/m and 6......»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureDec 29th, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 12.22.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending December 22nd, 2017 Positives: 1. Third quarter GDP rose 3.2%. 2. The Air is coming out of the Bitcoin bubble, as prices fell 2.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureDec 22nd, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 12.15.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending December 15th Positives: 1. S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average made new all-time highs. 2. Retail sales rose 0.8% in November, well above the 0.3% expect.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureDec 15th, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 12.8.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending December 8th, 2017 Positives: 1. Nonfarm payrolls came in at 228k, above the 190k expected. 2. Unemployment remains low, at 4.1% 3. ADP empl.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureDec 8th, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 12.1.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending December 1st, 2017 Positives: 1. Dow, S&P 500, NASDAQ 100, and Russell 2000 each hit new all-time highs. 2. Corporate profits rose to a.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureDec 1st, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events for week ending 11.24.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending November 24th, 2017 Positives: 1. Dow, S&P500, NASDAQ100 & Russell 2000 each hit new all-time highs. 2. Existing home sales rose 2% to a 5.48 million annualized rate, above t.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureNov 24th, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 11.17.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending November 17th, 2017 Positives: 1. U.S. stocks had their best day on Thursday since early September. 2. Industrial production rose 0.9% m/o/m, manufacturing rose 1.3%, bot.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureNov 17th, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 11.10.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending November 10th, 2017 Positives: 1. Dow, S&P 500, and NASDAQ 100 each hit new all-time highs; 2. Senate Tax Proposal moves the process forward; we are that much clos.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureNov 10th, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 10.27.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending October 27th, 2017 Positives: 1. Dow Jones Industrials and S&P 500 each made new all-time highs. 2. Q3 real GDP rose 3%, above the 2.5% expected increase. 3. Du.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 27th, 2017

Succinct Summation of Week’s Events 10.20.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending October 20th, 2017 Positives: 1. S&P500 closed at a new all-time high every day this week. This hasn’t happened since 1998. 2. Jobless claims fell from 243k .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 21st, 2017

Succinct Summation of Weeks Events 10.20.17

Succinct Summations for the week ending October 20th, 2017 Positives: 1. S&P 500 closed at a new all-time high every day this week. This hasn’t happened since 1998. 2. Industrial.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 20th, 2017