After Monday’s rally, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite fell by market close on Tuesday. Investors concerns over inflation, the economy, and the possibility of recession in combination with the new home sales report showing a drop in home sales in April weighed on the markets today. The S&P 500 slid 0.81% to 3941.38. The Nasdaq Composite went down 2.35% to 11264.45. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.15% to close at 31928.62. Economic Reports S&P Global U.S. manufa
U.S. stocks rallied on Monday after a volatile week last week. The S&P 500 gained 1.86% to close at 3973.75, regaining some ground after being very close to entering a bear market on Friday. All eleven sectors of the S&P 500 were in the positive on Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average went up 1.98% to close at 31880.24 and the Nasdaq Composite ticked up 1.59% to 11535.27. Markets The SP 500 went up by 1.86% to close at 3973.75. The index is down 0.85% over five days, down
Wednesday saw a sharp decline for the major U.S. stock indexes, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 reporting their largest percentage declines since June 2020. Earnings reports from retailers such as Walmart and Target contributed to investors concerns about inflation as well as a possible recession. The SP 500 went down by 4.04% to close at 3923.68. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 3.57% to close at 31490.07 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 4.73% to c
The major U.S. stock indexes continued to fall on Monday, finishing the day at their lowest levels thus far in 2022. Concerns about inflation and changes to monetary policy by the Federal reserve are still at the forefront of investors’ minds, contributing to the uncertainty of the markets. The SP 500 went down by 3.20% to close at 3991.24. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 1.99% to close at 32245.70 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite fell 4.29% to close at 11623.25.
Overview U.S. stocks continued a losing streak by closing lower on Friday with the S&P 500 experiencing its worst weekly losing streak in almost eleven years. The benchmark index fell 0.6% on Friday to 4123.34 and was down 0.2% for the week, its fifth week of losses. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.40% to close at 12144.66 and lost 1.5% for the week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid down 0.30% to close at 32899.37 on Friday and was down 0.2% for the week. Economic Reports
U.S. stocks dropped on Friday which made April the worst month for the Nasdaq Composite in more than ten years. The benchmark index fell 4.7% to 12334.64 on Friday, down 13% for the month, and is down 21% for 2022. The S&P 500 went down by 3.63% to close at 4131.93 on Friday and was down 8.8% in April. The S&P 500 is down 13% in 2022. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 2.77% to close at 32977.21 on Friday and dropped 4.9% in April and is down over 9% for the year so far. E
U.S. stocks dropped at market close on Thursday as investors continue to worry about rising inflation. The major benchmark indexes closed with weekly losses as well during this shortened trading week. The S&P 500 dropped 1.21% to close at 4329.59. The Dow Jones Industrial Average went down 0.33% to close at 34451.23. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite fell 2.14% and closed at 13351.08. Economic Reports Initial jobless claims for the week ending April 9 increased from 167,000 to