Tag Archives: DIS

Bad News Is Good News Again; Worst Productivity Numbers In 37 Years

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets In the face of the worst productivity numbers in some 37 years, the markets did what they do best; rally! Although early enthusiasm gave way to a sell-off, the S&P 500 managed … Continue reading

Posted in Market Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Bad News Is Good News Again; Worst Productivity Numbers In 37 Years

Stocks Retreat In Directionless Trading

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Stocks retreated a bit from last week’s record closes on the heels of an alleged strong jobs report. Equities, which had been stuck in a holding pattern after hitting fresh highs in late July, … Continue reading

Posted in Market Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Stocks Retreat In Directionless Trading

Disney Miss Brings Down Dow

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets After posting its biggest daily gain since March 1, the Dow’s upward move did not last too long and the warm fuzzy feeling from yesterday dissipated in a hurry. Hitting the markets … Continue reading

Posted in Market Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Disney Miss Brings Down Dow

Disney Pulls Down The Dow

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets While most indexes managed to close above the unchanged line, the Dow ended up slipping thanks to a weak performance in energy and Disney. The early rally was based on hope that … Continue reading

Posted in Market Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Disney Pulls Down The Dow

Dow Falls For Fourth Straight Day

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Shares of Apple (AAPL) fell 3.2%, making it the biggest losing stock of the Dow. The tech giant is under pressure as worries about an economic slowdown in China raises concerns about … Continue reading

Posted in Market Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Dow Falls For Fourth Straight Day

Markets Move Lower; No Good News From Greece

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets Markets shifted lower today amidst mixed domestic data, higher bond yields and (believe it or not) renewed concerns over Greece. After a myriad of budget cuts, a million lost jobs, 250,000 closed … Continue reading

Posted in Market Commentary | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Markets Move Lower; No Good News From Greece