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EWM Weekly Capital Market Highlights For Week Ended 2/22/2019

By February 25, 2019 March 6th, 2019 No Comments
  • Among Equities, small caps outperformed large caps; value stocks slightly outperformed growth stocks; international stocks outperformed domestic stocks; and emerging markets beat developed  markets.
  • Treasury yields held steady. The yield on the U.S. 10-year Treasury Note ended the week at 2.65%.
  • Commodity indices rose over the week, driven by higher crude oil prices.
  • Dollar indices declined slightly, whereas the euro ended higher for the week.
  • Among major economic data, new orders of durable goods in December rose 1.2% month over month, less than expected; initial jobless claims were down 23,000 to 216,000; January existing home sales declined.

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