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|By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 02/02/2015|
While headline growth slowed in Q4’s preliminary read, we would suggest the underlying data confirm the US private sector is quite healthy, indeed.
|By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 01/30/2015|
When all news is bad, it's a sign stocks have more wall of worry to climb.
|By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 01/29/2015|
President Obama's decision to scrap plans to tax 529 savings plan distributions probably won't have a direct market impact, but it illustrates why stocks like gridlock.
|By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 01/28/2015|
Do recent US and UK economic data show weakening growth?
|By Fisher Investments Editorial Staff, 01/27/2015|
Greece has a new anti-austerity government, but a disorderly euro exit is as unlikely as ever.
Market Wrap-Up, Thursday Jan 29 2015
Below is a market summary as of market close Thursday, 1/29/2015:
Global Equities: MSCI World (+0.3%)
US Equities: S&P 500 (+1.0%)
UK Equities: MSCI UK (-1.0%)
Best Country: USA (+1.0%)
Worst Country: New Zealand (-3.8%)
Best Sector: Information Technology (+0.8%)
Worst Sector: Energy (-1.0%)
Bond Yields: 10-year US Treasury yields rose 0.03 percentage point to 1.75%.
Editors' Note: Tracking Stock and Bond Indexes
Source: Factset. Unless otherwise specified, all country returns are based on the MSCI index in US dollars for the country or region and include net dividends. Sector returns are the MSCI World constituent sectors in USD including net dividends.