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Weekly ViewPoint

Guggenheim Investments' Mike Schwager offers his weekly views on the market. Mr. Schwager, Chief Market Strategist for Guggenheim Investments, is responsible for analyzing trends in the economy and financial markets.


 


September 28, 2015

The ‘Buyer’s Strike’ Continues

The major market indices finished the week lower as global economic worries kept many investors close to the sidelines. Investors did however get some clarity on two issues (Fed policy & China) that have been plaguing the market over the past couple weeks.


September 21, 2015

Fed Holds the Line, For Now

The major market indices finished the week mostly lower as gains early in the week were outweighed by selling pressure following the conclusion of the two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting.


September 14, 2015

Fed Up – Will They or Won’t They

Markets finished the holiday shortened week on the upside despite ongoing global growth concerns and looming uncertainty over Fed policy. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is set to gather this week (Wednesday and Thursday) and decide on whether to lift rates for the first time in almost a decade.


August 28, 2015

The Long Awaited Correction Finally Arrives

After trading in a tight range for most the year, markets took a turn for the worse over the past 10 days reflecting an uptick in global growth concerns and plunging commodity prices. The sell-off pushed the S&P 500 into correction mode (defined by a 10% pullback from recent highs).


August 14, 2015

Market Climbs a Wall of Worry

The major market indices finished the week modestly higher despite a currency devaluation in China, growing fears over the health of the global economy and another plunge energy prices.


July 20, 2015

Focus Returning to Fundamentals

The major market indices finished the week solidly higher reflecting easing tensions surrounding Greece and stabilization in the Chinese equity markets. A solid kick-off to second quarter earnings season and favorable data points in the housing sector added to the positive tone.


July 13, 2015

Waiting for Clarity


June 29, 2015

Range bound, for now

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow) fell 0.38%, the Wilshire 5000 Total Market IndexSM (Wilshire 5000SM) lost 0.45%, the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index® (S&P 500) finished off 0.40% and the Nasdaq Composite Index (NASDAQ) shed 0.71%.


June 19, 2015

Dovish Fed Trumps Greek Drama

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow) added 0.64%, the Wilshire 5000 Total Market IndexSM (Wilshire 5000SM) gained 0.77%, the Standard & Poor’s 500® Index (S&P 500) finished up 0.75% and the Nasdaq Composite Index (NASDAQ) tacked on 1.30%.

 


June 01, 2015

“Sell in May and Go Away” ... Not so Fast

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (Dow) fell 1.21%, the Wilshire 5000 Total Market IndexSM (Wilshire 5000SM) lost 0.84%, the Standard & Poor’s 500® Index (S&P 500) finished off 0.88% and the Nasdaq Composite Index (NASDAQ) shed 0.38%.

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