In the Markets – Week-Ending February 26
U.S. stocks closed lower Friday, logged a second straight weekly gain as oil prices stabilized. S&P 500 finished 3,68 points, or 0.2%, lower at 1,948.01.
In the Markets – Week-Ending February 19
U.S. stocks finished slightly lower Friday as a slide in oil prices resumed, but managed to log their largest weekly gains in three months. The Dow industrials finished down 22.3 points, or 0.1%, at 16,391.10. The S&P 500 finished flat at 1,917.67.
In the Markets: Week-Ending February 12
U.S. stocks ended Friday’s session sharply higher, led by big gains in the financials and oil. Oil futures surged 12%, their biggest one-day gain in seven years.
The Financial Adviser Valentine’s Day Savings Tips
According to a recent study, the average person celebrating Valentine’s Day in the U.S. spend $180 on this special day, however, there is one group that spends over double this amount. Millennial men 18-34 (age) spend an average of $371 on this romantic holiday, according to Nerd Wallet.