Weekly Commentary

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Global stocks were down for the week, unable to bounce back after Monday’s steep decline.

Monday, May 13, 2019

Most stock indexes were down for the week, with trade-sensitive materials and technology as the worst performers.

Monday, May 6, 2019

Most stock indexes were flat or down for the week; markets dipped in reaction to U.S. manufacturing data and to the FOMC decision to stand pat on interest rates.

Monday, April 29, 2019

U.S. stocks ended strong with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite hitting record-high closes on a host of earnings beats and strong economic readings.

Monday, April 22, 2019

Global stock markets delivered mixed results for the week. U.S. indexes mostly gained on macro-driven trading, but small caps lagged.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Global stocks had a choppy week, with gains in the United States, losses in Asia and a mixed bag in Europe.

Monday, April 8, 2019

Global stocks racked up a week of quiet gains without many catalysts. The S&P 500 index finished higher for its seventh straight session, chalking up 11 weeks of gains in the 14 weeks so far this year.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Global stocks sounded an upbeat note, ending a volatile stretch with gains for the week and first quarter of 2019.

Monday, March 25, 2019

Global stocks sold off sharply for the week; investors fled for the exits as warning lights flashed from the bond markets.

Monday, March 18, 2019

Stock markets rallied for the week, with the major U.S. indexes nearing their highest levels of the year.

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