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Short Wk, Majors UP, Dow Hits 19,999 on 2017 Start!
           for Period Ending 1/6/2017

 

2017 started off on an uptick as all the majors were up this week with the Dow a half point from the 20,000 threshold, the highest mark in the Dow history! This week the DOW added 201 points or 1.02%, the S&P rose 38 points or 1.70% and the NASDAQ jumped 137 points or 2.54%. Dept of Labor reported 156,000 jobs added in December while the unemployment rate bumped up to 4.7% from 4.6% and the labor force participation rate rose to 62.7%. Have a good weekend! Ed

 



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