The Week In Review

January 15, 2021

The major averages pulled back to end the week as traders weighed President-elect Joe Biden's... Read More

January 8, 2021

The major averages closed at record highs on Friday to end the first trading week of the year as traders weighed the prospects... Read More

December 31, 2020

The major averages wrapped up this volatile and unprecedented year in positive territory with the S&P 500 closing at all-time highs.  The Dow... Read More

December 24, 2020

The major averages posted gains on Christmas Eve to wrap up the holiday-shortened week.The Dow... Read More

December 18, 2020

The major averages pulled back from record highs in volatile trading on Friday as lawmakers struggled to bridge differences on additional coronavirus stimulus... Read More

December 11, 2020

The major averages closed mixed with the S&P 500 wrapping up a losing week, as the outlook for additional fiscal stimulus remained uncertain.... Read More

December 4, 2020

The major averages rose to record levels on Friday, notching another weekly advance, as traders shook off a disappointing U.S. jobs report. The... Read More

November 27, 2020

The major averages rose on Friday as traders wrapped up a strong week amid decreasing political uncertainty and positive vaccine news. The Dow... Read More

November 20, 2020

The major averages pulled back to end the week as rising new coronavirus cases, coupled with questions around central-bank funding for key emergency programs, cast doubt on a swift economic recovery. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 219 points, or 0.8%, to close at 29,263. The S&P 500 dipped 0.7%... Read More

November 13, 2020

The major averages rose on Friday as investors bet again on stocks that would benefit from a potentially effective vaccine and economic recovery... Read More

November 8, 2020

The major averages closed relatively flat on Friday as traders looked for clarity around the presidential and congressional election results. Sentiment was kept in check by better-than-expected U.S. unemployment data. The... Read More

October 30, 2020

The major averages pulled back once again as Wall Street wrapped up a difficult week with coronavirus cases on the rise, U.S. fiscal... Read More

October 23, 2020

The major averages closed mixed with the Dow Jones snapping a three-week winning streak. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished down 28 points... Read More

October 16, 2020

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher to end the week snapped a three-day losing streak thanks to strong retail sales data. The... Read More

October 9, 2020

The major averages closed higher to end their best week in months as President Donald Trump signaled support for a bigger coronavirus aid... Read More

October 2, 2020

The major averages closed in the red in volatile trading on Friday after President Donald Trump's coronavirus diagnosis fueled concerns about the election... Read More

September 25, 2020

The major averages rose sharply on Friday, recovering some of their losses for the week, as tech shares clawed back some of their... Read More

September 18, 2020

The major averages fell on Friday to end a volatile week as investors continued to dump shares of high-flying tech companies. The Dow... Read More

September 11, 2020

The major averages finished mixed with the Nasdaq Composite declining once again in another volatile session on Friday as the continuing tech sell-off... Read More

September 4, 2020

The major averages closed lower for a second day on Friday after a wild session as money came out of tech stocks once... Read More

August 28, 2020

Stocks rose on Friday to wrap up another strong week on a high note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average erased its losses... Read More

August 21, 2020

The major averages rose once again led by Apple and the rest of the tech sector. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the... Read More

August 14, 2020

The major averages finished basically unchanged as the S&P 500 once again failed to overtake its February record highs. Traders also pored over... Read More

August 7, 2020

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 eked out small gains on Friday, shaking off concerns over rising U.S.-China tensions and ongoing... Read More

July 31, 2020

The major averages wiped out earlier losses and closed higher on Friday as the biggest tech companies and market leaders, Amazon, Apple and... Read More

July 24, 2020

The major averages pulled back once again to wrap up a volatile week of trading with tech shares struggling and U.S.-China tensions rising.... Read More

July 17, 2020

The major averages closed mixed to end a volatile week with some of the air coming out the highflying tech sector. The Dow... Read More

July 10, 2020

The major averages rose throughout the day on news of improving drug treatments raising hopes for an economic recovery following the recent resurgence... Read More

July 3, 2020

The major averages finish out the abbreviated week on an up note as investors cheer a bigger-than-expected increase in jobs in June as... Read More

June 26, 2020

The major averages fell sharply on Friday due to a spike in coronavirus cases and news Texas will roll back some of its... Read More