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  • LPL Market Signals: 100 Market Signals and Counting
    Market Blog In the recent LPL Market Signals video, LPL Financial Chief Market Strategist Ryan Detrick and Equity Strategist Jeff Buchbinder celebrate the 100th episode of this client-approved podcast, along with putting the recent stock market weakness in perspective and … Continue reading →
  • 6 Months From the Low
    Market Blog On March 23, 2020, the S&P 500 Index closed down 2.9% for the day, bringing its total loss from its all-time high to 33.9%. The index was in the midst of its fastest bear market ever. A day … Continue reading →
  • Market Update: Wed, Sept 23, 2020 | LPL Financial Research
    Daily Insights Markets rebounded Tuesday. A tumultuous September for equities caused bargain hunters to take advantage of oversold conditions Tuesday, snapping a four-day losing streak for the S&P 500 Index. House Democrats and the White House reached a tentative deal … Continue reading →
  • How Bonds May Perform When Rates and Stocks Fall
    Market Blog A few weeks ago we looked at how different bond sectors performed during rising rate periods during the last economic cycle (2009–2020). Today we look at falling rate periods—not the outcome we expect, but it can still be … Continue reading →
  • Market Update: Tue, Sept 22, 2020 | LPL Financial Research
    Daily Insights S&P 500 extends sell-off. Despite a strong rally in the final hour of trading, the S&P 500 Index extended its recent sell-off to open the week. As of Monday’s close, the index is now a little over 8% … Continue reading →
  • 5 Real-Time Data Charts To Track the Recovery
    Economic Blog We check in again today on some of the real-time economic data that LPL Research is monitoring to provide timely and valuable insights into the state of the US economy. Traditional economic data is often reported too slowly … Continue reading →
  • Market Update: Mon, Sept 21, 2020 | LPL Financial Research
    Daily Insights Pullback continues. Stocks opened lower this morning as the S&P 500 Index attempts to break its three-week losing streak that has left it more than 7% below its September 2 high. Political uncertainty following Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg’s … Continue reading →
  • Weekly Market Performance – September 18, 2020: Markets Show Resilience
    Weekly Market Performance – September 18, 2020:  Markets Show Resilience Market Blog Index Performance S&P 500 Index:  -0.6% Dow Jones Industrial Average:  0.0% Nasdaq Composite:  -0.6%   US and International Equities The equity markets attempted to gain marginal ground this … Continue reading →
  • Election Charts You Need To See: Part 3
    Market Blog One of the top requests we’ve received the past few weeks is for more charts on the US elections. We shared some of our favorite in Election Charts You Need to See: Part 1 and Part 2, and … Continue reading →
  • Market Update: Fri, Sept 18, 2020 | LPL Financial Research
    Daily Insights TGIF. Stocks opened flat on an extremely light news day. Investors continued to digest the Federal Reserve’s decision from Wednesday and an influx of economic data. The S&P 500 Index is trying to avoid its first three-week losing … Continue reading →