Over the past few decades, a field has emerged that examines how human psychological factors influence economic and financial decisions. Understanding these biases may help you avoid questionable calls in the heat of the financial moment.
The Dow and S&P 500 closed out Monday’s session at new record levels. United Health Group led advancers on the Dow.
Indices closed with mixed moves on Friday. The Dow and S&P 500 tacked on slight gains, maintaining record heights, while the Nasdaq traded fractionally into red territory. Moves were mixed on a variety of economic news. The Labor Department issued employment data for October.
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The Dow and S&P 500 closed at new record levels on Thursday. Stocks gained following choppy trading earlier in the session. Electric car maker Tesla moved up after reporting robust quarterly revenue and better-than-anticipated earnings.
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The Dow and S&P 500 closed in all-time record territory on Wednesday. Investors reacted favorably to election results, as the GOP gained control of the Senate. Energy brands such as Devon Energy, Exxon Mobil and Chevron stepped up.
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Indices closed out Tuesday’s trading session with mixed moves. The Dow ended in the green zone while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq shed some points. Shares of Exxon Mobil and Chevron dipped on falling oil prices. Meanwhile, Office Depot avoided the downswing and tacked on nearly 25 percent today following the release of better-than-expected earnings.