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03 Jun

Strong Labor Data Raises Fed Concerns

June 3rd, 2022 Optimism fizzled during the week’s shortened trading session. Bulls had initially sought to build momentum on last week’s positive shift in sentiment over the health of the U.S. consumer, but a better-than-expected jobs report and healthy ISM Manufacturing and Services reports brought the Fed’s rate path back into focus. The strength of…

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20 May

Market Narrowly Avoids Bear’s Teeth

May 20th, 2022 Markets posted their eighth consecutive negative return this week, making this the longest losing streak for the S&P 500 and NASDAQ since 2001 and since 1932 for the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Bulls and bears spent the week skirmishing around the -20% decline mark (from previous highs), which would signify an official…

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13 May

S&P Resists The Bear

May 13th, 2022 The S&P 500 leapt closer to bear market territory this week, skidding nearly -20% year-to-date from previous highs. The interest-rate sensitive and tech heavy Nasdaq experienced a bigger decline, falling a whopping -30% from last year’s highs, while the Dow posted its seventh consecutive weekly loss – its first in nearly 20…

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