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Monthly Economic Update September 2021

In this month’s recap: Stocks rallied, fueled by an improving labor market, strong corporate earnings, and clarity on Fed tapering plans. Monthly Economic Update U.S. Markets Signs of an improving labor market, strong corporate earnings, and more clarity from the Fed on its tapering plans propelled stocks to multiple record highs during August.  The Dow …

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Monthly Economic Update August 2021

In this month’s recap: Stocks notched a solid gain as investors looked past higher inflation and new COVID-19 cases. Monthly Economic Update U.S. Markets Last month, the stock market posted a solid gain, overcoming investors’ fears of higher inflation and an increase in COVID-19 cases.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average picked up 1.25 percent, while …

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Monthly Economic Update July 2021

In this month’s recap: Stocks moved higher as investors looked past accelerating inflation and the Fed’s pivot on monetary policy. Monthly Economic Update U.S. Markets Stocks moved higher last month as investors looked past accelerating inflation and the Fed’s pivot on monetary policy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 0.07 percent, but the Standard & …

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Monthly Economic Update June 2021

In this month’s recap: Stocks traded in a narrow range as technology and other high-valuation companies were under selling pressure. Monthly Economic Update U.S. Markets Stocks traded in a narrow range in May, with technology and other high-valuation companies under selling pressure. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.93 percent while the Standard & Poor’s …

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Monthly Economic Update April 2021

April 2021 In this month’s recap: Stocks posted solid gains due to improving economic conditions and widening vaccination programs. However, tech and high-growth stocks played a limited role in the rally. U.S. Markets Improved economic conditions and broadened vaccine programs ignited a broad stock market rally, though rising treasury yields dragged on technology and high-growth …

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Monthly Economic Update March 2021

March 2021 In this month’s recap: The burgeoning economic recovery and decreasing number of COVID-19 infections lifted stocks. U.S. Markets Stocks notched a solid gain in February thanks to growing optimism surrounding the economic recovery and decreasing number of COVID-19 infections.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average led, picking up 3.17 percent. The Standard & Poor’s 500 …

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