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Monday, January 7, 2019

The first week of the New Year brought choppiness and stress to the global markets, but ended on an upbeat note.

Monday, December 31, 2018

Stocks globally closed out 2018 with a tumultuous week of trading, as all three major US indices ended a whipsaw week on a positive note yet on track to post their first annual losses since 2008.

Monday, December 17, 2018

U.S. stocks began the week looking like they would rally, but economic disappointments from China and the Eurozone caused a retreat. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq and S&P 500 simultaneously were in correction territory.

Monday, December 10, 2018

The hoped-for “Santa” rally took a detour this week, misrouted by unclear directions from the Federal Reserve and Tariff Man. The S&P 500 returned to correction territory.

Monday, December 3, 2018

After two down weeks, stocks rose in a series of choppy sessions that stabilized most indexes but did not reclaim earlier highs.

Monday, November 26, 2018

Stocks globally ended lower for the week as volatile oil prices, Brexit concerns and U.S.-China trade tensions kept investor sentiment cautious.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Global stock markets delivered mixed results during yet another volatile week, following rising Brexit concerns.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Global stock markets dropped during a volatile week, due to global-growth concerns.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Global stock markets advanced during a volatile week, but gave back some gains on Friday as technology stocks took another beating — this time because of disappointing guidance from Apple.

Monday, October 29, 2018

U.S. stocks ended a tumultuous week sharply lower on mixed earnings throughout the week and concerns that slowdowns in China and Europe could impact the U.S.


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