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Stock Market Today: August 25, 2021

08/25/2021 The stock market put in a strong day of trading yesterday. Developments on the coronavirus front, namely the FDA approval of the Pfizer vaccination, good earnings news, and favorable economic reports helped spurstocks, and the major equity averages closed at or near record highs. Looking to the day ahead, following the release of the durable goods orders report, U.S. equity futures are now pointing to a higher open.
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Stock Market Today: August 24, 2021

08/24/2021 The U.S. stock market logged a solid advance yesterday, with notable strength in the technology and energy names. The mood on Wall Street seemed quite optimistic, despite the ongoing challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Looking to the day ahead, the equity futures all point higher, indicating a favorable start to today’s session.
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Stock Market Today: May 5, 2021

05/05/2021 The U.S. stock market put in a generally weak session yesterday, with notable losses in the technology names. Traders did not react well to remarks from Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, which sparked concerns about inflationary pressures, and the potential for higher interest rates in the future. Nonetheless, it seems investor sentiment may now be turning around, as the U.S. equity futures are up nicely, indicating a higher start to today’s session.
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Stock Market Today: February 3, 2021

02/03/2021 The stock market selloff, which had pushed the major indexes to a loss for January has apparently ended, brought to a conclusion by back-to-back big wins on the first two trading days of February. Moreover, the leading indexes are poised to press higher this morning.
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Stock Market Today: January 26, 2021

01/26/2021 U.S. stocks started off the week with a volatile session, ending the day mixed, but mostly up.Concerns about the rising cases of coronavirus and vaccination rollout were only somewhat countered by the positive reaction to the U.S. stimulus package. Meanwhile, the equity futures are pointing to a generally positive open for the indexes. Looking ahead, earnings season kicks into higher gear this week.
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Stock Market Today: December 24, 2020

12/24/2020 Wall Street will have an abbreviated Christmas Eve session, with the Exchanges closing at 1PM (EST) this afternoon. Ahead of this, the futures are pointing to a modestly higher start despite the President’s challenge to the much-anticipated fiscal stimulus deal. Meanwhile, the hoped-for yearend rally seems to still be in focus as the positive trends in place over the past six weeks, or so, shouldcontinue into the new year, as momentum is strong and it is risky to fight the tape.
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Stock Market Today: December 23, 2020

12/23/2020 The stock market, which had a topsy-turvy session to start the holiday shortened week on Monday, as relief that Congress had finally passed a fiscal stimulus package was offset by worries about a mutated strain of the COVID-19 virus appearing in the United Kingdom, eventually closed that day's trading on a mixed note. Then, the latest day's trading began on another mixed note, with the Dow Jones Industrials falling and the NASDAQ gaining initially.
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Stock Market Today: December 21, 2020

12/21/2020 The major U.S. equity averages, which pressed forward last week despite some uninspiring news on both the economy and the coronavirus, are pointing notably lower this morning. Much of the recent good tidings about the commencement of the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer (PFE) and European-based BioNTech gave way this morning to some troubling news out of the United Kingdom on the coronavirus front.
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Stock Market Today: December 18, 2020

12/18/2020 The stock market, following a heavy week of economic news, with more to follow, and a busy week stretch with political developments on the fiscal stimulus front, appears set to begin the final trading day with modest gains at the opening of trading. With yesterday's market advance , the Dow, the S&P 500, and the NASDAQ are all at recordhighs as we end the week. Thus, the Santa rally seems alive and well.
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