Indices landed in red territory on Friday. Technology stocks such as Netflix, Apple and Google traded lower in the wake of monthly employment numbers. Labor Department data showed companies added 173,000 jobs in August versus expectations of 223,000.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP® discusses the recent market correction and investors who sold on the down days. Read the Article
Trading closed out mixed on Thursday. The Dow and S&P 500 added gains while the Nasdaq ended in the red zone for the session. Moves were mixed on a variety of economic news. Labor Department data, released today, showed initial jobless claims increased by 12,000 to 282,000 last week.