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.


April 09, 2018

Tariff Concerns Taxing the Market

The major market indices finished the week mixed reflecting fears of a budding trade war with China, the weaker than expected monthly jobs report and a continuation of the recent selling pressure in the technology sector.

March 19, 2018

March Madness

The major market indices finished the week lower reflecting political uncertainty, trade war concerns and some mixed economic data.

March 12, 2018

‘Risk On’ Returns

The major market indices finished the week solidly higher following the strong payroll report, reduced worries over a broad-based trade war and a modest cooling of wage growth.

February 26, 2018

Bottoms Tend to Be More of Process Than a Pivot

The major market indices finished the holiday shortened week modestly higher as a late-week rally outpaced earlier losses.

February 05, 2018

As January Goes, so Goes the Year?

The major market indices finished the week lower, breaking a four week winning streak.

January 29, 2018

Four for Four

The major market indices rose for a fourth consecutive week reflecting the strong macro environment and rising expectations for corporate earnings growth following the passage of tax reform.

January 22, 2018

FOMO – Fear Of Missing Out

Stocks finished the week higher reflecting a batch of solid economic data, a strong start to fourth quarter earnings season and an upbeat outlook from the Fed’s Beige Book report.

January 08, 2018

New Year, Same Rally

Stocks kicked off the New Year on a positive note with the major market indices all posting strong gains for the week.

December 18, 2017

Trend Should Remain Our Friend

The major market indices finished the week solidly higher reflecting optimism around the passage of tax reform, a slightly more ‘dovish’ than expected update from the Fed, and a report showing retail sales surged during the month of November.

December 11, 2017

Fed Up

Stocks finished the week mostly higher reflecting stabilization in the recently beaten up Technology sector, progress on tax reform, and a temporary deal to avoid a government shutdown. 

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