Market Snapshot – Week Ending March 13th

 

What happened in the market/economy

this past week ending March 13, 2013?

Unemployment Rate declined from 7.9% to 7.7%

Boeing Company (BA) has redesigned their 787 Dreamliner battery and is

waiting for FAA approval before the Dreamliner returns to the skies. 

S&P 500 Index increased  +.91%

S&P 500 Index YTD:   + 9.52%

Best Sector:   Consumer Discretion +1.76%

Worst Sector:  Technology +.15%

Best Stock:   Best Buy +11.78%

Worst Stock:   Cliffs Natural Resources  -7.41%

10-Year Treasury Bond Yield:   increased to 2.01%

By | 2013-03-14T15:29:22+00:00 March 14th, 2013|Categories: Money Basics|0 Comments

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