May 25, 2012

The Week That Was: May 25, 2012

The markets ended the week on a down note, with the S&P 500 down 0.22%, the Dow down 0.6%, and the Nasdaq down 0.07%.  Obviously these are not particularly steep drops, and can just as easily be classified as a […]
May 12, 2012

The Week That Was: May 12, 2012

The markets finished the day essentially flat after the excitement of Wednesday and Thursday.  The S&P 500 was down 0.34%, the Nasdaq was up 0.01%, and the Dow was down 0.27%. For a week without much economic news, it certainly […]
May 4, 2012

The Week That Was: May 4, 2012

The markets had their worst week of the year because of disappointing jobs data.  Today the Dow was down 1.27%, the Nasdaq was down 2.25%, and the S&P 500 was down 1.61%.  This week’s retreat brings us back near the […]