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Quick Market Stats: Week Ending 8/22

The market rallies on Friday with the Dow, NASDAQ and S&P all up 1% or more, on light volume, but Friday's gains are not enough to boost the market's weekly performance out of negative territory. Energy stocks dominate.
-AIG had the most negative impact on the Dow & the S&P 500, down almost 14% for the week
-Chevron had the most positive impact on the Dow, up almost 5% for the week
-ExxonMobil had the most positive impact on the S&P 500, up over 4% for the week
-Research in Motion had the most positive impact on the NASDAQ 100 up more than 2% for the week
-Google was the biggest drag on the NASDAQ 100 by impact, down almost 4% for the week


The S&P 500 sectors were mixed again this week with but more heavily weighted to the down side, with Energy stocks the top performers up over 5% for the week, while Financials brings up the rear once again, down another 3% for the week.
-The Energy sector was buoyed by Consol Energyup more than 13% for the week
-Financials were dragged down by Freddie Mac down almost 52% for the week

The market rallies on Friday with the Dow, NASDAQ and S&P all up 1% or more, on light volume, but Friday's gains are not enough to boost the market's weekly performance out of negative territory. Energy stocks dominate.
-AIG had the most negative impact on the Dow & the S&P 500, down almost 14% for the week
-Chevron had the most positive impact on the Dow, up almost 5% for the week
-ExxonMobil had the most positive impact on the S&P 500, up over 4% for the week
-Research in Motion had the most positive impact on the NASDAQ 100 up more than 2% for the week
-Google was the biggest drag on the NASDAQ 100 by impact, down almost 4% for the week


Volatility in commodities continues as oil's surge on Thursday is erased by its biggest percentage drop in 4 years of 5.43% to settle at $114.59 per barrel on Friday.
-After falling below $800 last week, gold gains 5.3% this week to settle at $827.40.
-Copper's 5% spike Thursday loses ground as the September contract falls over 2% Friday, though it is still up 4.51% for the week.

The market rallies on Friday with the Dow, NASDAQ and S&P all up 1% or more, on light volume, but Friday's gains are not enough to boost the market's weekly performance out of negative territory. Energy stocks dominate.
-AIG had the most negative impact on the Dow & the S&P 500, down almost 14% for the week
-Chevron had the most positive impact on the Dow, up almost 5% for the week
-ExxonMobil had the most positive impact on the S&P 500, up over 4% for the week
-Research in Motion had the most positive impact on the NASDAQ 100 up more than 2% for the week
-Google was the biggest drag on the NASDAQ 100 by impact, down almost 4% for the week


The US Dollar continues to rally and is on track for its best one-month performance in almost a decade. However, a heavy economic calendar next week could slow the dollar's rally, with housing data, durable goods, and preliminary GDP all scheduled to report next week.

The market rallies on Friday with the Dow, NASDAQ and S&P all up 1% or more, on light volume, but Friday's gains are not enough to boost the market's weekly performance out of negative territory. Energy stocks dominate.
-AIG had the most negative impact on the Dow & the S&P 500, down almost 14% for the week
-Chevron had the most positive impact on the Dow, up almost 5% for the week
-ExxonMobil had the most positive impact on the S&P 500, up over 4% for the week
-Research in Motion had the most positive impact on the NASDAQ 100 up more than 2% for the week
-Google was the biggest drag on the NASDAQ 100 by impact, down almost 4% for the week


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