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By Vestact - Sep 01, 2022
Market Scorecard Disappointingly, US stocks fell again yesterday, marking the fourth straight day of losses. The final performance numbers from August were not great, with the S&P 500 down 4.2%...
Jay Ruins The Day
By Vestact - Aug 29, 2022
Market Scorecard On Friday, US markets dropped like a stone after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome (Jay) Powell delivered a very hawkish speech about inflation. All major indices fell over 3%, which is...
The Centre Of Data
By Vestact - Aug 26, 2022
Market Scorecard On Thursday, US markets bounced nicely in afternoon trade and closed firmly in the green. Stocks have now risen for two straight sessions as investors await the Fed's comments from...
Keep Your Mind Ticking
By Vestact - Aug 25, 2022
Market Scorecard It's springtime in Joburg and the jasmine climbers are in full and fragrant bloom. Happily, US markets moved higher yesterday, breaking a multi-day losing streak. Somewhere there was...
Namaste Apple
By Vestact - Aug 24, 2022
Market Scorecard US markets drifted around yesterday in lacklustre trade, eventually edging lower. This was the third day in a row of softer prices, which is annoying. Energy stocks were once again...
Jackson's Hole
By Vestact - Aug 23, 2022
Market Scorecard US markets sold off yesterday as fears about inflation and further interest rates by the Fed started to circulate again. After down days on Friday and Monday, some wind has been taken...
Bottoms Down In Japan
By Vestact - Aug 22, 2022
Market Scorecard US markets had a bad day on Friday, wiping out slender gains accumulated earlier in the week. The S&P 500 ended down 1.2% for the whole week, while The Nasdaq sagged by 2.6% in...
Let The People Party
By Vestact - Aug 19, 2022
Market Scorecard US markets eked out another up day, after wobbling between losses and gains for much of the session. The energy, semiconductor, and payments sectors rose by the most. According to...
Market Scorecard Sadly, US markets declined yesterday, for the first time in four days. Halfway through the trading session, the Fed published the minutes from its July meeting, causing a brief flurry...
WeCrashed Flow
By Vestact - Aug 17, 2022
Market Scorecard Yesterday, US markets closed mostly higher thanks to pleasing results from big retailers, Walmart (NYSE:WMT) and Home Depot (NYSE:HD). Our favourite, the tech-heavy Nasdaq lagged...