Weekly Market Analysis

VIA NOVA UPDATE: Lots of election excitement but few surprises.

VIA NOVA UPDATE: Lots of election excitement but few surprises.

Via Nova expects rancor to rule following the midterm elections.  The completion of the midterm elections combined with continued strong earnings reports and steady Federal Reserve policy helped lift the S&P 500 for a second consecutive week.

VIA NOVA UPDATE: Stocks move further into record territory.

The S&P 500 rose to another weekly record helped by positive economic reports and a lower than expected U.S. tariff on Chinese goods.  However, relative good news is not necessarily good news, and trade tensions will likely remain a cloud over the markets in the months ahead.