💲 Noteworthy Stocks & Assets:
Weekly Market Movement Wrap
Dow +1.1% to 25,871. S&P 500 +1.9% to 3,098. Nasdaq +3.7% to 9,946. Russell 2000 +2.4% to 1,421. CBOE Volatility Index -2.7% to 35.12.
S&P 500 Sectors
Consumer Staples +3.%. Utilities +0.7%. Financials +1.3%. Telecom +2.3%. Healthcare +2.2%. Industrials +1.9%. Information Technology +3.6%. Materials +2.3%. Energy +0.7%. Consumer Discretionary +2.8%.
London +3.1% to 6,293. France +2.9% to 4,979. Germany +3.2% to 12,331. Japan +0.8% to 22,479. China +1.6% to 2,968. Hong Kong +1.4% to 24,644. India +2.8% to 34,732.
Commodities and Bonds
Crude Oil WTI +8.9% to $39.45/bbl. Gold +1.% to $1,754.3/oz. Natural Gas -3.5% to 1.669. Ten-Year Treasury Yield -0.2% to 138.79.
Forex and Cryptos
EUR/USD -0.73%. USD/JPY -0.46%. GBP/USD -1.53%. Bitcoin -1.8%. Litecoin -3.9%. Ethereum -3.5%. Ripple -3.1%.
Top Stock Gainers
Urban One (NASDAQ:UONE) +1873%. Carvana (NASDAQ:CARV) +513%. Cohen & Company (NYSEMKT:COHN) +274%. Alpine Immune Sciences (NASDAQ:ALPN) +224%. NTN Buzztime Inc (NYSEMKT:NTN) +192%.
Top Stock Losers
Chembio Diagnostics (NASDAQ:CEMI) -61%. BioCardia (OTCQB:BCDA) -34%. Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) -34%. AVEO Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AVEO) -30%. Genius Brands International (NASDAQ:GNUS) -29%.
🎯 Stocks On Our Radar:
🏆 Quotes That Inspire Us:
“In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.” - Sun Tzu
📖 Word Of The Week:
Advice and Advise
- The word advice is a noun. It means an opinion or recommendation that is offered as a course of action. Advice is pronounced with an ending sounding like “ice.”
- The word advise is used as a verb. It means to offer an opinion or suggestion, or formally provide information. Advise is pronounced with an ending sounding like “ize.”
When the issue of advice vs. advise comes up, a quick and easy tip to remember is that advise means to give advice.
❔ Did You Know:
There is enough DNA in the average person’s body to stretch from the sun to Pluto and back - 17 times. 🧬
📽 A Must Watch & Listen:
The three secrets of resilient people - Dr Lucy Hone.
- Dr Hone is a director of the New Zealand Institute of Wellbeing & Resilience, a research associate at AUT University, a published academic researcher, best-selling author and contributor to Psychology Today, the Sunday Star Times and Next magazine.
📚 Books We Are Reading:
Alexander Hamilton (Great Lives) by Ron Chernow
Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream by H. G. Bissinger
The Great Contraction, 1929-1933 by Milton Friedman and Anna Jacobson Schwartz
Capitalism and Freedom by Milton Friedman
A Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960 by Milton Friedman and Anna Jacobson Schwartz
🤣 One Liners:
February 2020: Could this meeting have been an email?
April 2020: Could this zoom have been a phone call?
June 2020: Could this soda have been a whiskey?
📆 Upcoming Events:
Psychedelics and Our Sense of Self: Implications for the Treatment of Depression
June 30, 2020 – 11am EDT / 4pm BST / 5pm CEST