After a slow start to the year, there was finally good news on the stock market front. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 160 points Friday, while the S&P 500 and NASDAQ also increased. While stocks wound up finishing the week positively, the Dow is still down nearly 5% this year.
Are you looking for something to do this weekend? If so, you’re in luck because Winter Blast has officially kicked off in the D!
Stocks dropped sharply during January. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 5%, ending its worst January since 2009. The S&P 500 dropped more than 3%, while the NASDAQ suffered a 2% loss.
Join Paul W. Smith (WJR) and Stephen Luigi Piazza (Quicken Loans) on WJR-760 AM to get the inside scoop on all the great things happening in Detroit. Here’s a rundown of tonight’s show!
Introducing the Quicken Loans All-Star Football Challenge. While the Broncos and Seahawks prepare for Sunday’s big game at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, 16 collegiate NFL prospects will compete in a variety of skills competitions on the Dallas Cowboys’ field at AT&T Stadium.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 3.5% last week, suffering its worst week since November 2011. It wasn’t alone, as the S&P 500 and Nasdaq suffered substantial losses.
Who’s noticed a little extra excitement around the workplace today? Could it be due to the fact that the weekend will officially be here in a few short hours? Sure. Could it be due to the fact that everyone’s favorite radio show – Opportunity Detroit – will air at 7 p.m.? We’d like to think so.
The North American International Auto Show is just around the corner. Are you interested in purchasing tickets and checking out the show? Here’s all you need to know!
The jobs report was the most noteworthy release of the week. The economy added only 74,000 jobs in December, well below the 193,000 that economists had forecasted.
Do the unbearably cold temperatures have you down? Do you dread venturing out on the slick roads? If so, I’ve got the perfect idea for you. Stay bundled up (and warm) tonight and tune into your favorite radio show, Opportunity Detroit.