Weekly Market Recap

Exxon (XOM) Third-Quarter Profits Highlight Week of Gains

October 28th, 2011

Weekly Wrap Up
Markets achieved more weekly gains to finish out the last full trading week of October, despite ending Friday with mixed results. The move forward was thanks to a new European debt agreement, to which investors responded with enthusia…

Week in Review: Apple (AAPL) Subpar Earnings and More Help for Greece Highlight

October 21st, 2011

Weekly Wrap Up
Markets manage to add gains for another week, excluding the NASDAQ exchange, who recorded a minor loss. Stocks finished the week strong with gains after European officials approved a new batch of loans for Greece. In domestic news, JD…

Google, Apple Help Stocks Hit Weekly Gains (GOOG, AAPL)

October 14th, 2011

Weekly Wrap Up
Markets manage to rally late in the week on strong earnings from the tech sector. The start of earnings season was not optimistic, as Alcoa (AA: Charts, News, Offers) came in below estimates. But Google (GOOG: Charts, News, Offers) an…

Markets Achieve Moderate Gains on Week (YHOO, AMZN)

October 7th, 2011

Weekly Wrap Up
Another topsy-turvy week ends with markets recording moderate gains for the time span, as mixed economic news continue to cloud future sentiment. European nations are still working to curb the Greece debt crisis, but the troubled coun…