Month

May 2024
Forefront’s Market Notes: May 28th, 2024 ­ Last week’s stock performance was mixed, following investors’ reaction to the Fed’s May meeting minutes, while a handful of mega-cap tech companies created a buzz with their news. Market Splits Stocks began trading in a narrow band last week. Still, mega-cap tech names rallied in anticipation of the...
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Forefront’s Market Notes: May 20th, 2024 ­ Stocks notched a solid gain last week in a mega-cap, tech-led rally bolstered by positive inflation news.   Dow 40,000 The week began quietly as market averages traded in a tight range, awaiting fresh inflation news. On Tuesday, markets rose steadily throughout the day after digesting a mixed...
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Forefront’s Market Notes: May 13th, 2024 ­ Stocks notched a solid gain last week as rate-cut expectations paced the rally as the Q1 earnings season wound down. ­ Stocks Climb Steadily Monday opened with stocks picking up where they left off the prior Friday. Stocks were still basking in the afterglow of fresh jobs data,...
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Forefront’s Market Notes: May 6th, 2024 ­ Stocks notched a solid gain last week, rallying behind upbeat earnings, a dovish Fed, and mixed economic data. ­ Stocks Pop, Drop, Then Rally Markets began the week with an upward bump as positive news from some mega-cap tech companies outweighed disappointing updates from other tech names. The tone...
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