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.


August 22, 2016

Jackson Hole Meeting to Take Center Stage

The major market indices finished the week little changed on lackluster trading activity. The latter half of August tends to be the peak weeks for Wall Street vacations, resulting in a significant decline in trading turnover.

August 08, 2016

July Payrolls Deliver a Gold Medal Performance

The major market indices finished the week higher after job growth surged for a second straight month. The strong payroll data renewed confidence that the US economy is moving in the right direction.

August 01, 2016

Growth Scare Likely to Prove Temporary

Stocks finished the week mixed with the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite outpacing the broader market averages.

July 25, 2016

Post Brexit Rebound Continues

The major market indices finished the week higher, marking the fourth consecutive weekly gain for the S&P 500.

July 11, 2016

Markets Finish Higher Following Strong Jobs Report

The major market indices finished the holiday shortened week moderately higher after a batch of solid US economic data offset Brexit related fears.

June 27, 2016

Brexit – Risk Becomes Reality

The major market indices finished the week lower after the UK’s vote to exit the European Union (EU) roiled the global markets.

June 20, 2016

Brexit or Bremain?

The major market indices finished the week lower reflecting caution ahead of the upcoming vote on whether the United Kingdom will leave (Brexit) or stay (Bremain) part of the European Union.

June 06, 2016

Payroll Report Lowers Probability of a Near Term Rate Hike

Market indices finished the week little changed after a weaker than expected report on the labor situation raised concern over the durability of the economic expansion.

May 23, 2016

June Meeting in Play?

Market indices finished the week mixed, although the S&P 500 managed to finish higher for the first time in four weeks.

May 16, 2016

Stuck in Wait and See Mode

The major market indices finished lower for a third consecutive week mixed as investors digested a batch of lackluster earnings reports and growing signs the US economy remains stuck in neutral.

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