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TODAY'S MARKET SUMMARY

Market Summary

Moving the Market

Sector Watch

            -10/22-

  • 10 year note 3.20
  • S&P 500 extends losing streak to 4 days; tech buoys Nasdaq.
Strong: Weak:
Info Technology
Consumer Discretionary
 
 
Financials
Real Estate
Energy
Materials


 


MARKET WEEKLY

WEEK 42:  10/15 - 10/19

  • Dow Industrials: 25444.34 +104.35
  • S&P 500: 2,767.78  +0.65
  • NASDAQ Composite: 7449.03 -47.86
  • NYSE AMEX Composite: 2,652.45 +9.12
  • NYSE Composite: 12,457.27  +17.84
  • 10-year Treasury: 3.20% +0.05

 





Select Economic Indicators
Stock Market Valuation Impact

Period:  10/15 - 10/19  

  • Retail Sales +0.1%
    Negative (This September measure came in well below analysts' consensus forecast.)
  • Empire State Manufacturing Index +2.1 to 21.1
    Positive (The October reading shows healthy activity continues in the New York region.)
  • Business Inventories +0.5%
    Positive (Inventory growth is strong, which will support third-quarter GDP growth.)
  • Industrial Production +0.3%
    Positive (A solid increase in September manufacturing production.)
  • Housing Starts 1.201M
    Negative (New September construction came in at the low-end of consensus with completions lower than wanted.)
  • Leading Indicators +0.5%
    Positive (The September data was good suggesting strong growth will continue into 2019.)
  • Existing Home Sales 5.150M
    Positive (Housing demand softened during September coming in below the low-end of consensus.)

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