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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.


 


January 06, 2020

2020 Vision

The major market indices kicked off the New Year on a mildly positive note, although trading activity during the first two days of the year was extremely volatile.


December 09, 2019

Trade Confusion Offset by Strong Jobs Data

The major market indices finished the week mixed to little changed with the S&P 500 closing higher and both the Dow and Nasdaq posting modest losses.


November 18, 2019

Winning Streak Best in Two Years

The S&P 500 finished higher for a sixth consecutive week, the longest weekly winning streak in over two years.


November 04, 2019

Stocks Continue to Climb the Wall of Worry

The S&P 500 finished higher for a fourth consecutive week after the Federal Reserve lowered rates for a third time this year, payroll data came in much stronger than expected, the wobbly manufacturing sector showed signs of stabilizing, and third quarter earnings reports continued to trend at a better than feared pace.


October 21, 2019

Cautiously Optimistic

The S&P 500 finished higher for a second straight week in volatile trading action, as a solid start to third quarter earnings season was pitted against mixed signals on the US/China trade front and a lower global growth forecast from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).


October 07, 2019

Price Discovery Continues

The S&P 500 finished lower for the third consecutive week as the ‘price discovery’ process continues to play out.


September 23, 2019

Market Dips Despite Generally Favorable News

The major market indices posted their first weekly decline in the past four weeks despite a reduction in interest rates by the Federal Reserve and signs of progress in the US-China trade talks.


September 09, 2019

Easing Uncertainties Drive Markets Higher

The major market indices finished the holiday shortened week solidly higher reflecting the resurrection of trade talks between the U.S. and China, lessened tensions in Hong Kong following the withdrawal of a controversial bill, a postponement in the Brexit vote until next year, and a fresh batch of solid U.S. economic data, that helped ease fears of a near term recession.


August 26, 2019

Escalating Trade Tensions Weigh on Markets (Again)

The major market indices finished lower for a fourth straight week as an escalation in trade tensions between the US and China outweighed the likelihood of further monetary stimulus from the Federal Reserve.


August 19, 2019

Markets Are Thrown a ‘Curve’

The major market indices finished lower for a third straight week reflecting trade uncertainty and an ominous sign from the US bond market.

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