Market insights and analysis

How dynamic, risk-managed investment solutions are performing in the current market environment

3rd Quarter | 2020

Market insights and analysis

rss

Updates on how dynamic, risk-managed investment solutions are performing in the current market environment.

Differences matter

Differences matter

My involvement in politics as a volunteer, employee, and consultant stretches back more than 60 years. During that time, I have always been an advocate on behalf of specific candidates.

The major stock market indexes were mixed last week. The NASDAQ was down 1.1%, the S&P 500 Index fell 0.5%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.0%, and the Russell 2000 gained 0.4%. The 10-year Treasury bond yield rose about 10 basis points, as Treasury bonds fell slightly for the week. Last week, spot gold rose slightly, gaining 0.2%.

U.S. equity markets posted losses in all three indexes last week.

Last week, the gold spot price was up 0.15% and the U.S. Dollar Index was down 0.98%.

Last week, gold prices continued to find support around $1,900 per ounce.