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Will Covid-19 Crisis Be Short-Lived?

As the death toll from the Covid-19 virus mounts and disruption to American society spreads, economic indicators signal that the crisis could be short-lived.

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Facts for Investors About Covid-19's Expected Impact

On March 2, The Organization of Economic Cooperation & Development issued an interim forecast for global economic growth. OECD shaved its forecast for 2020 U.S. growth by only one-tenth of 1%.

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Covid-19: Facts and Perspectives for Investors

With the Covid-19 virus infecting financial markets, here are crucial facts about the sudden plunge.

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Don't be deceived by the new tax law's name

Don't be deceived by the new tax law's name

With tens of millions of Americans desperately seeking security in retirement, Uncle Sam should have been more careful about how he named the new tax law, known as the SECURE Act.

The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act was named, so it can be abbreviated “SECURE,” but it has nothing to with IT or homeland security, and the SECURE Act actually could make retirement less secure for millions of Americans unless they pay attention to new rules the Act imposed on retirement accounts starting in January 1, 2020. Watch it here.

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Full Economic Implications of Coronavirus Largely Unknown

Full Economic Implications of Coronavirus Largely Unknown

As markets continue to assess the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19), the Templeton Global Macro team shares an update on the economic and market implications, which they say could be more detrimental—and last longer—than many observers previously thought. Read More...

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IRS Guidance on SECURE Act

IRS Guidance on SECURE Act

Please follow the attached link and gain clarity on a currently unclear law. This SECURE Act was passed as part of a government spending bill and drastically rearranges the retirement landscape. Feel free to call with any questions about it after you read. Read the full article here on Think Advisor.

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Stocks Soar in 2019

Stocks Soar in 2019
As 2020 begins, the 60 economists surveyed in early December by The Wall Street Journal
expected an average rate of quarterly growth over the five quarters of 1.8%.
That means the 10½-year expansion, the longest in modern history for the world’s
dominant economic power, is not expected to end for the foreseeable future. 
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01/25/2020 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 1/24/2020

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 28,989.73         -358.37         -1.22         +451.29         1.58        
NASDAQ 9,314.91         -74.03         -0.79         +342.31         3.82        
S&P500 3,295.47         -34.15         -1.03        +64.69         2.00        
Russell 2000 1,662.23         -37.41         -2.20        -6.24         -0.37        
International 2,044.92         -12.82         -0.62        +7.98         0.39        
10-year bond 1.68%        -0.16%          -0.24%         
30-year T-bond 2.13%        -0.17%          -0.23%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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01/18/2020 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 1/17/2020

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 29,348.10         +524.33         1.82         +809.66         2.84        
NASDAQ 9,388.94         +210.08         2.29         +416.34         4.64        
S&P500 3,329.62         +64.27         1.97        +98.84         3.06        
Russell 2000 1,699.64         +42.00         2.53        +31.17         1.87        
International 2,057.74         +17.25         0.85        +20.80         1.02        
10-year bond 1.84%        +0.02%          -0.08%         
30-year T-bond 2.30%        +0.02%          -0.06%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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01/17/2020 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 1/10/2020

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 28,823.77         +188.89         0.66         +285.33         1.00        
NASDAQ 9,178.86         +158.09         1.75         +206.26         2.30        
S&P500 3,265.35         +30.50         0.94        +34.57         1.07        
Russell 2000 1,657.64         -3.23         -0.19        -10.83         -0.65        
International 2,040.49         -1.97         -0.10        +3.55         0.17        
10-year bond 1.82%        +0.03%          -0.10%         
30-year T-bond 2.28%        +0.03%          -0.08%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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Tax Planning Tips for 2020

When it comes to taxes, it’s never too early to start planning. Although 2019 isn’t quite over yet, planning for tax season now can give you a big advantage when it comes time to file. Here are a few key ways to make tax filing smoother come 2020. Read the full article, courtesy of CNBC, here: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/12/27/tax-planning-now-can-make-big-difference-in-2020-irs-filing.html

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Eight Ways to Manage Your Holiday Spending

As much joy as generous gift giving can bring, for too many folks it’s also a source of financial stress. But your holiday shopping doesn’t have to get the best of your emotional and financial health this year. Before you head to the mall or the Internet to make purchases, consider these tips to manage your holiday spending. Read the full article courtesy of Forbes.com here: https://www.forbes.com/sites/advisor/2019/11/24/8-ways-to-manage-your-holiday-spending/#660f53f0696b

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Managing Your Cash in Retirement

Managing Your Cash in Retirement

Whatever the size of your nest egg, retirement will likely mean big changes in your financial life. Sources of income can shift, as can expenses. Financial priorities often change as well as you move from saving for retirement to generating income from your hard-earned retirement savings. Learning the differences between between cash flow and liquidity, and knowing how to balance the two can give you a big head start on your retirement budget.

Read the full articel on the Fidelity website here: https://www.fidelity.com/viewpoints/retirement/managing-cash-flow

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Cyber Monday 2019

In an official release, Amazon has announced the following Cyber Monday deals:

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Selling Your Business? Look to Employees First.

Selling your business is always a challenge. but research shows that employers can benefit from selling to employees. It reduces presale prep (the arduous work that goes into making a business more attractive for would-be buyers), allows for a gradual transition, and generates greater loyalty and productivity among the rank and file. See the full article from Inc.com here.

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11/17/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 11/15/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 28,004.89         +323.65         1.17         +4,677.43         20.05        
NASDAQ 8,540.83         +65.52         0.77         +1,905.55         28.72        
S&P500 3,120.46         +27.38         0.89        +613.61         24.48        
Russell 2000 1,596.45         -2.41         -0.15        +247.89         18.38        
International 1,976.69         +0.04         0.00        +256.81         14.93        
10-year bond 1.83%        -0.10%          -0.86%         
30-year T-bond 2.31%        -0.11%          -0.71%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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11/16/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 11/15/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 28,004.89         +323.65         1.17         +4,677.43         20.05        
NASDAQ 8,540.83         +65.52         0.77         +1,905.55         28.72        
S&P500 3,120.46         +27.38         0.89        +613.61         24.48        
Russell 2000 1,596.45         -2.41         -0.15        +247.89         18.38        
International 1,976.69         +0.04         0.00        +256.81         14.93        
10-year bond 1.83%        -0.10%          -0.86%         
30-year T-bond 2.31%        -0.11%          -0.71%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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11/10/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 11/8/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,681.24         +333.88         1.22         +4,353.78         18.66        
NASDAQ 8,475.31         +88.91         1.06         +1,840.03         27.73        
S&P500 3,093.08         +26.17         0.85        +586.23         23.39        
Russell 2000 1,598.86         +9.53         0.60        +250.30         18.56        
International 1,976.65         +9.95         0.51        +256.77         14.93        
10-year bond 1.93%        +0.20%          -0.76%         
30-year T-bond 2.42%        +0.21%          -0.60%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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11/09/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 11/8/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,681.24         +333.88         1.22         +4,353.78         18.66        
NASDAQ 8,475.31         +88.91         1.06         +1,840.03         27.73        
S&P500 3,093.08         +26.17         0.85        +586.23         23.39        
Russell 2000 1,598.86         +9.53         0.60        +250.30         18.56        
International 1,976.65         +9.95         0.51        +256.77         14.93        
10-year bond 1.93%        +0.20%          -0.76%         
30-year T-bond 2.42%        +0.21%          -0.60%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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11/03/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 11/1/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,347.36         +389.30         1.44         +4,019.90         17.23        
NASDAQ 8,386.40         +143.28         1.74         +1,751.12         26.39        
S&P500 3,066.91         +44.36         1.47        +560.06         22.34        
Russell 2000 1,589.33         +30.62         1.96        +240.77         17.85        
International 1,966.70         +22.48         1.16        +246.82         14.35        
10-year bond 1.73%        -0.07%          -0.96%         
30-year T-bond 2.21%        -0.08%          -0.81%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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11/02/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 11/1/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,347.36         +389.30         1.44         +4,019.90         17.23        
NASDAQ 8,386.40         +143.28         1.74         +1,751.12         26.39        
S&P500 3,066.91         +44.36         1.47        +560.06         22.34        
Russell 2000 1,589.33         +30.62         1.96        +240.77         17.85        
International 1,966.70         +22.48         1.16        +246.82         14.35        
10-year bond 1.73%        -0.07%          -0.96%         
30-year T-bond 2.21%        -0.08%          -0.81%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/27/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/25/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,958.06         +187.86         0.70         +3,630.60         15.56        
NASDAQ 8,243.12         +153.58         1.90         +1,607.84         24.23        
S&P500 3,022.55         +36.35         1.22        +515.70         20.57        
Russell 2000 1,558.71         +23.23         1.51        +210.15         15.58        
International 1,944.22         +24.13         1.26        +224.34         13.04        
10-year bond 1.80%        +0.05%          -0.89%         
30-year T-bond 2.29%        +0.04%          -0.73%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/26/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/25/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,958.06         +187.86         0.70         +3,630.60         15.56        
NASDAQ 8,243.12         +153.58         1.90         +1,607.84         24.23        
S&P500 3,022.55         +36.35         1.22        +515.70         20.57        
Russell 2000 1,558.71         +23.23         1.51        +210.15         15.58        
International 1,944.22         +24.13         1.26        +224.34         13.04        
10-year bond 1.80%        +0.05%          -0.89%         
30-year T-bond 2.29%        +0.04%          -0.73%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/20/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/18/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,770.20         -46.39         -0.17         +3,442.74         14.76        
NASDAQ 8,089.54         +32.50         0.40         +1,454.26         21.92        
S&P500 2,986.20         +15.93         0.54        +479.35         19.12        
Russell 2000 1,535.48         +23.58         1.56        +186.92         13.86        
International 1,920.09         +23.44         1.24        +200.21         11.64        
10-year bond 1.75%        +0.00%          -0.94%         
30-year T-bond 2.25%        +0.03%          -0.77%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/19/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/18/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,770.20         -46.39         -0.17         +3,442.74         14.76        
NASDAQ 8,089.54         +32.50         0.40         +1,454.26         21.92        
S&P500 2,986.20         +15.93         0.54        +479.35         19.12        
Russell 2000 1,535.48         +23.58         1.56        +186.92         13.86        
International 1,920.09         +23.44         1.24        +200.21         11.64        
10-year bond 1.75%        +0.00%          -0.94%         
30-year T-bond 2.25%        +0.03%          -0.77%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/13/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/11/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,816.59         +242.87         0.91         +3,489.13         14.96        
NASDAQ 8,057.04         +74.57         0.93         +1,421.76         21.43        
S&P500 2,970.27         +18.26         0.62        +463.42         18.49        
Russell 2000 1,511.90         +11.20         0.75        +163.34         12.11        
International 1,896.65         +42.22         2.28        +176.77         10.28        
10-year bond 1.75%        +0.23%          -0.94%         
30-year T-bond 2.22%        +0.21%          -0.80%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/12/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/11/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,816.59         +242.87         0.91         +3,489.13         14.96        
NASDAQ 8,057.04         +74.57         0.93         +1,421.76         21.43        
S&P500 2,970.27         +18.26         0.62        +463.42         18.49        
Russell 2000 1,511.90         +11.20         0.75        +163.34         12.11        
International 1,896.65         +42.22         2.28        +176.77         10.28        
10-year bond 1.75%        +0.23%          -0.94%         
30-year T-bond 2.22%        +0.21%          -0.80%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/06/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/4/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,573.72         -246.53         -0.92         +3,246.26         13.92        
NASDAQ 7,982.47         +42.84         0.54         +1,347.19         20.30        
S&P500 2,952.01         -9.78         -0.33        +445.16         17.76        
Russell 2000 1,500.70         -19.78         -1.30        +152.14         11.28        
International 1,854.43         -41.29         -2.18        +134.55         7.82        
10-year bond 1.52%        -0.16%          -1.17%         
30-year T-bond 2.01%        -0.11%          -1.01%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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10/05/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 10/4/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,573.72         -246.53         -0.92         +3,246.26         13.92        
NASDAQ 7,982.47         +42.84         0.54         +1,347.19         20.30        
S&P500 2,952.01         -9.78         -0.33        +445.16         17.76        
Russell 2000 1,500.70         -19.78         -1.30        +152.14         11.28        
International 1,854.43         -41.29         -2.18        +134.55         7.82        
10-year bond 1.52%        -0.16%          -1.17%         
30-year T-bond 2.01%        -0.11%          -1.01%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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09/29/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 9/27/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,820.25         -114.82         -0.43         +3,492.79         14.97        
NASDAQ 7,939.63         -178.04         -2.19         +1,304.35         19.66        
S&P500 2,961.79         -30.28         -1.01        +454.94         18.15        
Russell 2000 1,520.48         -39.28         -2.52        +171.92         12.75        
International 1,895.72         -16.94         -0.89        +175.84         10.22        
10-year bond 1.68%        -0.08%          -1.01%         
30-year T-bond 2.12%        -0.08%          -0.90%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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09/28/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 9/27/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,820.25         -114.82         -0.43         +3,492.79         14.97        
NASDAQ 7,939.63         -178.04         -2.19         +1,304.35         19.66        
S&P500 2,961.79         -30.28         -1.01        +454.94         18.15        
Russell 2000 1,520.48         -39.28         -2.52        +171.92         12.75        
International 1,895.72         -16.94         -0.89        +175.84         10.22        
10-year bond 1.68%        -0.08%          -1.01%         
30-year T-bond 2.12%        -0.08%          -0.90%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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09/22/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 9/20/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,935.07         -284.45         -1.05         +3,607.61         15.47        
NASDAQ 8,117.67         -59.04         -0.72         +1,482.39         22.34        
S&P500 2,992.07         -15.32         -0.51        +485.22         19.36        
Russell 2000 1,559.76         -18.38         -1.16        +211.20         15.66        
International 1,912.66         -6.95         -0.36        +192.78         11.21        
10-year bond 1.76%        -0.14%          -0.93%         
30-year T-bond 2.20%        -0.18%          -0.82%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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09/21/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 9/20/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,935.07         -284.45         -1.05         +3,607.61         15.47        
NASDAQ 8,117.67         -59.04         -0.72         +1,482.39         22.34        
S&P500 2,992.07         -15.32         -0.51        +485.22         19.36        
Russell 2000 1,559.76         -18.38         -1.16        +211.20         15.66        
International 1,912.66         -6.95         -0.36        +192.78         11.21        
10-year bond 1.76%        -0.14%          -0.93%         
30-year T-bond 2.20%        -0.18%          -0.82%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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09/15/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 9/13/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,219.52         +422.06         1.58         +3,892.06         16.68        
NASDAQ 8,176.71         +73.64         0.91         +1,541.43         23.23        
S&P500 3,007.39         +28.68         0.96        +500.54         19.97        
Russell 2000 1,578.14         +72.97         4.85        +229.58         17.02        
International 1,919.61         +37.18         1.98        +199.73         11.61        
10-year bond 1.90%        +0.35%          -0.79%         
30-year T-bond 2.38%        +0.36%          -0.64%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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09/08/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 9/6/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,797.46         +394.18         1.49         +3,470.00         14.88        
NASDAQ 8,103.07         +140.19         1.76         +1,467.79         22.12        
S&P500 2,978.71         +52.25         1.79        +471.86         18.82        
Russell 2000 1,505.17         +10.33         0.69        +156.61         11.61        
International 1,882.43         +39.85         2.16        +162.55         9.45        
10-year bond 1.55%        +0.04%          -1.14%         
30-year T-bond 2.02%        +0.05%          -1.00%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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08/31/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 8/30/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,403.28         +774.38         3.02         +3,075.82         13.19        
NASDAQ 7,962.88         +211.11         2.72         +1,327.60         20.01        
S&P500 2,926.46         +79.35         2.79        +419.61         16.74        
Russell 2000 1,494.84         +35.35         2.42        +146.28         10.85        
International 1,842.58         +15.85         0.87        +122.70         7.13        
10-year bond 1.51%        -0.02%          -1.18%         
30-year T-bond 1.97%        -0.05%          -1.05%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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08/25/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 8/23/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 25,628.90         -257.11         -0.99         +2,301.44         9.87        
NASDAQ 7,751.77         -144.22         -1.83         +1,116.49         16.83        
S&P500 2,847.11         -41.57         -1.44        +340.26         13.57        
Russell 2000 1,459.49         -34.15         -2.29        +110.93         8.23        
International 1,826.73         +14.87         0.82        +106.85         6.21        
10-year bond 1.53%        -0.01%          -1.16%         
30-year T-bond 2.02%        +0.02%          -1.00%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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08/24/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 8/23/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 25,628.90         -257.11         -0.99         +2,301.44         9.87        
NASDAQ 7,751.77         -144.22         -1.83         +1,116.49         16.83        
S&P500 2,847.11         -41.57         -1.44        +340.26         13.57        
Russell 2000 1,459.49         -34.15         -2.29        +110.93         8.23        
International 1,826.73         +14.87         0.82        +106.85         6.21        
10-year bond 1.53%        -0.01%          -1.16%         
30-year T-bond 2.02%        +0.02%          -1.00%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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08/18/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 8/16/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 25,886.01         -401.43         -1.53         +2,558.55         10.97        
NASDAQ 7,895.99         -63.15         -0.79         +1,260.71         19.00        
S&P500 2,888.68         -29.97         -1.03        +381.83         15.23        
Russell 2000 1,493.64         -19.40         -1.28        +145.08         10.76        
International 1,811.86         -28.62         -1.56        +91.98         5.35        
10-year bond 1.54%        -0.19%          -1.15%         
30-year T-bond 2.00%        -0.25%          -1.02%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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08/17/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 8/16/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 25,886.01         -401.43         -1.53         +2,558.55         10.97        
NASDAQ 7,895.99         -63.15         -0.79         +1,260.71         19.00        
S&P500 2,888.68         -29.97         -1.03        +381.83         15.23        
Russell 2000 1,493.64         -19.40         -1.28        +145.08         10.76        
International 1,811.86         -28.62         -1.56        +91.98         5.35        
10-year bond 1.54%        -0.19%          -1.15%         
30-year T-bond 2.00%        -0.25%          -1.02%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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08/04/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 8/2/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,485.01         -707.44         -2.60         +3,157.55         13.54        
NASDAQ 8,004.07         -326.14         -3.92         +1,368.79         20.63        
S&P500 2,932.05         -93.81         -3.10        +425.20         16.96        
Russell 2000 1,533.66         -45.31         -2.87        +185.10         13.73        
International 1,863.85         -50.83         -2.65        +143.97         8.37        
10-year bond 1.86%        -0.22%          -0.83%         
30-year T-bond 2.39%        -0.21%          -0.63%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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08/03/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 8/2/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 26,485.01         -707.44         -2.60         +3,157.55         13.54        
NASDAQ 8,004.07         -326.14         -3.92         +1,368.79         20.63        
S&P500 2,932.05         -93.81         -3.10        +425.20         16.96        
Russell 2000 1,533.66         -45.31         -2.87        +185.10         13.73        
International 1,863.85         -50.83         -2.65        +143.97         8.37        
10-year bond 1.86%        -0.22%          -0.83%         
30-year T-bond 2.39%        -0.21%          -0.63%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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07/28/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 7/26/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,192.45         +38.25         0.14         +3,864.99         16.57        
NASDAQ 8,330.21         +183.72         2.26         +1,694.93         25.54        
S&P500 3,025.86         +49.25         1.65        +519.01         20.70        
Russell 2000 1,578.97         +31.07         2.01        +230.41         17.09        
International 1,914.68         -4.20         -0.22        +194.80         11.33        
10-year bond 2.08%        +0.03%          -0.61%         
30-year T-bond 2.60%        +0.02%          -0.42%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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07/27/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 7/26/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,192.45         +38.25         0.14         +3,864.99         16.57        
NASDAQ 8,330.21         +183.72         2.26         +1,694.93         25.54        
S&P500 3,025.86         +49.25         1.65        +519.01         20.70        
Russell 2000 1,578.97         +31.07         2.01        +230.41         17.09        
International 1,914.68         -4.20         -0.22        +194.80         11.33        
10-year bond 2.08%        +0.03%          -0.61%         
30-year T-bond 2.60%        +0.02%          -0.42%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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07/21/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 7/19/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,154.20         -177.83         -0.65         +3,826.74         16.40        
NASDAQ 8,146.49         -97.65         -1.18         +1,511.21         22.78        
S&P500 2,976.61         -37.16         -1.23        +469.76         18.74        
Russell 2000 1,547.90         -22.10         -1.41        +199.34         14.78        
International 1,918.88         -2.57         -0.13        +199.00         11.57        
10-year bond 2.05%        -0.06%          -0.64%         
30-year T-bond 2.58%        -0.05%          -0.44%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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07/20/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 7/19/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,154.20         -177.83         -0.65         +3,826.74         16.40        
NASDAQ 8,146.49         -97.65         -1.18         +1,511.21         22.78        
S&P500 2,976.61         -37.16         -1.23        +469.76         18.74        
Russell 2000 1,547.90         -22.10         -1.41        +199.34         14.78        
International 1,918.88         -2.57         -0.13        +199.00         11.57        
10-year bond 2.05%        -0.06%          -0.64%         
30-year T-bond 2.58%        -0.05%          -0.44%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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07/14/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 7/12/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,332.03         +409.91         1.52         +4,004.57         17.17        
NASDAQ 8,244.14         +82.35         1.01         +1,608.86         24.25        
S&P500 3,013.77         +23.36         0.78        +506.92         20.22        
Russell 2000 1,570.00         -5.62         -0.36        +221.44         16.42        
International 1,921.45         -10.68         -0.55        +201.57         11.72        
10-year bond 2.11%        +0.06%          -0.58%         
30-year T-bond 2.63%        +0.08%          -0.39%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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07/13/2019 Weekly Market Summary

Major Indexes For Week Ended 7/12/2019

Index Close Net Change % Change YTD YTD %
DJIA 27,332.03         +409.91         1.52         +4,004.57         17.17        
NASDAQ 8,244.14         +82.35         1.01         +1,608.86         24.25        
S&P500 3,013.77         +23.36         0.78        +506.92         20.22        
Russell 2000 1,570.00         -5.62         -0.36        +221.44         16.42        
International 1,921.45         -10.68         -0.55        +201.57         11.72        
10-year bond 2.11%        +0.06%          -0.58%         
30-year T-bond 2.63%        +0.08%          -0.39%         
International index is MSCI EAFE index. Bond data reflect net change in yield, not price. Indices are unmanaged and you cannot directly invest in an index.

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