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.
Indices capped trading in the red zone on Monday. Brands rebounded from session low levels on a variety of economic news. Manufacturing lagged slightly in July. The ISM manufacturing index fell from 53.5 to 52.7 on a dip in the inventory and employment components.
In today’s Marietta Daily Journal, Bil Lako, CFP® says plan carefully! You cannot receive more than one tax benefit for each dollar spent on higher education. Read the article.