S&P 500 Continues to Lead Global Indices


Medal Rounds - Day 6: With only days to go before the end of our World Markets Olympics Challenge, the USA seems to be pulling away. Switzerland has pulled back into second and Australia is in third. Who will finish the week strong and grab a medal?

  • France's CAC 40 had the strongest day on Friday, gaining .7%
  • Australia continues to advance, pulling back into medal contention
  • Japan moved ahead of Sweden with a .5% gain.
  • Of our original 20 indices, Colombia had the best day, up .9%

World Markets Olympic Challenge: Leaderboard as of (8/15 Close) -

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Leading the S&P were Autodesk (ADSK), MGIC Investment (MTG), MBIA (MBI), JC Penney (JCP), and Kohls (KSS). See the week's best and worst performers here. Who do you think will win the World Market Olympic Challenge?

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